Written Women’s Blog
Written Women’s Blog

A community of writers committed to encouraging, equipping, and engaging women in all areas of ministry.



I am excited to introduce our new blog team to the women in our state! We have a team of women who will engage, inspire, and encourage us. Our blogs are equipping tools for ministry and helping you pursue holiness. I am honored to serve the women in our state and believe God will use our team to bring blessing to your life. – Donna Paulk / Women’s Ministry Strategist

Lisa Bryant

Lisa Bryant served as Women’s Ministry Director at Thomas Road Baptist Church for 12 years. While serving at Thomas Road, Lisa developed strategies for discipleship, mentoring, and engaging women of all ages and backgrounds. After working with women in a very large congregation, Lisa now spends her time connecting with women on a slightly smaller scale, but still with huge Kingdom results.

Dolly Mink

Dolly Mink has a heart for women who are hurting. Years of experience in Christian leadership have given her a unique perspective and she is eager to share her observations insights, and words of encouragement all in a way that honors her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Dolly serves on the Women’s Ministry Leadership Team at River Oak Church in Chesapeake, and on the SBCV Women’s Ministry Leadership Team.

Ashley Setterlind

Ashley Setterlind is a pastor’s wife, mama of two, and worship leader at LibertyLive.Church in Hampton Roads, VA. She is passionate about encouraging other moms to glorify God in their mundane moments by being deeply rooted in Christ. To read more, visit @deeplyrootedmotherhood on Instagram and Facebook or her personal blog at

Lexi Shipp

Lexi Shipp: Lexi Shipp is a passionate writer, speaker, and Bible teacher. She is an author, childhood cancer survivor, and spent 5 ½ years on staff at a Crisis Pregnancy Center. With a degree in Religion specified in Christian Ministry, Lexi is currently serving alongside her husband doing Girls Ministry at London Bridge Baptist Church in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Working with middle and high school girls for years, she has a heart for connecting all generations of women and championing the next generation for the cause of Christ. Lexi serves as the Blog Team Lead for the SBC of Virginia’s Women’s Ministry Blog and on the SBCV Women’s Ministry Strategy Team. To read more of Lexi’s writings or to book her as a speaker, visit

Hayley Wilson

Hayley Wilson: Hayley Wilson has a huge passion for serving the Lord through helping women of all generations and backgrounds grow in their faith and maintain a strong relationship rooted in Christ. She currently serves as the administrator for the SBCV Women’s Ministry Blog and is on the SBCV Women’s Ministry Strategy Team. Hayley is also on staff at London Bridge Baptist Church as a ministry assistant and serves on LBBC’s Women’s Ministry Team.


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