Rachel Olsen communicates from the heart - with wisdom women need, humor they enjoy and sincerity they remember. This married mother of two holds a master’s degree in communication and teaches part-time for the University of North Carolina in Wilmington. With a desire to see women not just live but thrive, Rachel’s passion is drawing women closer to Christ, and to one another.
Rachel Speaks – Rachel travels the country cost-to-coast speaking at events, banquets and retreats. She’s been a member of the Proverbs 31 Ministries’ speaker team since 2003, and has taught public speaking to college students since 2001. Each of Rachel’s messages are designed to meet women right where they are and to help them take their next steps in faith with God.
Rachel Writes - Rachel is a General Editor and contributing author for the book God’s Purpose for Every Woman. She’s also a contributing writer for the book Experiencing God’s Power in Your Ministry. Rachel’s writing can be seen in regional parenting magazines, the P31 Woman magazine, and the ministry’s online devotions “Encouragement for Today.”
Rachel Serves - She previously coordinated a MOPS chapter, and is now on staff with Proverbs 31 Ministries. Rachel serves as senior editor for the ministry’s online devotions “Encouragement for Today.” She also serves on the editorial board of the P31 Woman magazine. In her home church, Rachel and her husband serve on a content team for upcoming sermon series with their pastor. Rachel’s most precious work, however, is serving her family - Proverbs 31 style.
Don’t miss an opportunity for Rachel to inspire your audience – she truly brings transforming truth to women’s lives! Visit her blog online at www.RachelOlsen.blogspot.com
What People Are Saying about Rachel:
Rachel instantly connects with her audience, bringing encouragement to each person in the room. (Kathy Edgerton, OH)
Rachel is a warm and motivating speaker. She articulates her message with clarity and ease, inspiring me to apply God's principles in my own life. (Ashley Teeter, NC)
Loveable from the start! Rachel weaves scriptural truths into the stories of her life. (Renee Swope, Co-host of P31 Radio)
She has a testimony many women can identify with and a heart to spread the gospel! I would invite Rachel back to speak without hesitation. (Carolynn Kaetterhenry, WA)
Divine Secrets of the Yahweh Sisterhood
Jesus said there are secrets in the Kingdom of God (Matthew 13:11). These secrets can transform your life into something simply divine! In this popular message you’ll discover how God forges beauty and strength in our lives, realize how much we need one another, and find keys to living the abundant life. You’ll laugh and you’ll cry as we uncover six divine secrets together.
What a Gal Wants
Certain longings seem embedded in a woman’s heart: to have close friends, to be romanced, to be victorious, and to do something grand. In this multi-session message, Rachel examines each of these common longings in light of God’s Word. Through personal stories and biblical teaching, Rachel reveals how a gal can find that which her soul truly craves.
On the Catwalk
Only the young and beautiful grace runways for designers like Gucci, but the 3rd chapter of Colossians reveals God’s got a catwalk with your name on it! Rachel uncovers common feelings women face (competition, insecurity...) and instructs from Colossians on model behavior. Forget becoming America’s Next Top Model, come meet your Image-Maker, find your catwalk and sign on as a model for the world’s ultimate designer – the Holy God.
Feeling maxed out? Searching for that sweet spot of stress-free living? In this message, you will: Learn to recognize sources of stress and how it affects you. Learn to turn your troubles over to God, and find rest for your soul. Walk away with practical tips for soothing your psyche as you discover how to manage and even embrace the daily stressors you face. Breathe deep!
Jesus loves me this I know…the existence of chocolate tells me so! Can your spirit use a boost? In this message Rachel reveals the plain truth about chocolate (it’s actually good for us) and the sometimes-not-so-plain truth about God. Through scripture and stories, Rachel reveals what she’s learned of God’s goodness and faithfulness. Come taste and see that the Lord is good as we indulge together in a little faith fondue.
What Smart Women Can Learn From Wise Men
Follow the star to the Savior's side and discover the lessons of the Magi. In this holiday message, we'll learn how to follow hard after God and how to bring Him our gifts. Our eyes will be opened to the reality that there’s no greater gift God could give us than Himself, and there’s no greater gift we can offer in return.
A Cup of Christmas Tea
Tea parties are described as a spa for the soul. Let’s set aside the tangled lights and ribbons, and unwind as we enjoy a soul-stirring time among friends. In this holiday message – also excellent for an evangelistic outreach - we’ll sip tea, talk tea, prepare for Christmas and focus on how God steeps us in His grace, and fills our cups overflowing with His love.
Travels From:North Carolina