The pressures of working in the ministry are felt by few and misunderstood by most. In her book, The Memoirs of a Young Millennium Preacher's Wife, Tonya Saheli pulls back the curtain on life as a minister's spouse, providing a rare and real glimpse behind the pulpit. This autobiographical book delivers instruction and relief for readers employed in the ministry, and provides a roadmap for protecting marriages, families, and personal faith. Christians everywhere can learn from The Memoirs of a Young Millennium Preacher's Wife how to support their leaders and their families with prayer, time and an informed understanding of the demands of ministry. Whether you are the minister's wife, her best friend, or a just a fortunate member of the body of Christ near or abroad, this glimpse into the life of a preacher's wife will equip and prepare you to meet the challenges of ministry head-on. Tonya Saheli has been married to Evangelist Dr. Ammar Saheli for 14 years. She has 5 beautiful children (one is deceased) ranging from 3 to 12 years of age. Tonya was born and raised at the West Oakland Church of Christ and has served along-side her husband in his role as the minister at this very congregation for 13 years. After obtaining her JD/law degree, Tonya opened a private Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)/Legal Mediation practice where she mediates legal disputes privately and through the Superior Courts. She is currently scheduled to serve on 3 county court mediation panels in Northern California. Additionally, Tonya is a Business Law and Health Law Professor. Tonya is really passionate about writing and loves to find new ways to glorify God and share his blessings.