Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Stephanie L. McKenny

Stephanie L.  McKenny, Minister, Author, 
and Entrepreneur

Stephanie McKenny who is originally from Montclair, NJ received her license to preach the gospel in August 1993 in Newark, NJ. She is married to Pastor Levern McKenny who is the Sr. Pastor and Overseer of The Love Center Non-Denominational Churches in Sumter and Columbia, SC (

Stephanie McKenny followed the leading of the Lord to establish a women’s ministry called, Word for Women Ministries, which became a non-profit organization within the State of South Carolina in 2002. Word for Women Ministries, Inc. is “sharing words of empowerment for women.” WFW conducts an annual retreat for women. Next year’s retreat dates are: May 19-21, 2011 in Sunset Beach, NC.

Stephanie McKenny is an author of four books in print. Her first book, The Road to Excelling Them All is an inspirational/motivational book with biblical principles on how to excel in all that you do.

Her first novel, Issues of Life was published in 2006. It is about four women who share their experiences with one another, which causes them to realize that only prayer and strong sisterhood get them through their Issues of Life. Rawsistaz ( reviewed this book and rated it a 4.5 out of 5.

Stephanie L. McKenny has completed her third book, Positioning Yourself for Success – Doing it God’s Way, is another motivational book to give the reader practical principals on positioning them for success. This book is also offered in an e-book.

Her fourth book, Clutch Your Pearls, Girl! – Sister Wisdom to Protect Your Heart will be released August 2010. Is Mr. Right…Really Right? Many women don’t find this out until their hearts are entangled in an unhealthy relationship. This book shares a heartfelt message for women to bring an awareness of healthy and unhealthy relationships along with pointers to help women become all that God wants them to become. You can read an excerpt of the book at:

Stephanie L. McKenny is also the owner of J & J Publishing Company. J & J Publishing Company is a self-publishing company that is aimed at assisting authors with publishing their books in a timely and efficient manner at a minimal cost.


Posted with the permission of Stephanie L. McKenny

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