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Paige Henderson Ministry Development

Paige Henderson

About Paige Henderson

Joined FTS Staff: December 2002

Areas of Ministry: Things that need to be done and have no one to do them, things no one else wants to do, and things I want to do that no one else is doing. Founder, HeartQuest; Facilitator, HeartQuest & Radiance; Richard’s wife

Family: Husband: Richard
Children: Riley, 12; Maddox, 8

Saved: Yes! May 12, 1972

Education: BA English & History, Baylor University
MA Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Texas @ Tyler

Previous Line of Work: English/History/Latin Teacher, Secondary level

One of the Things I Find Most Fascinating: The depth and breadth of the Universe


Book: The Secret Life of Bees and all the books I taught when I taught
Food: Anything off the menu
Snack Food: Snickers and Coke
Movies: The list is too long! I love movies!
TV Show: Biggest Loser, So You Think You Can Dance [I don’t, but I like watching people who do], The Closer
Musical Artists: The good ones: Chicago, Chris Tomlin, Manhattan Transfer, Steven Curtis Chapman, James Taylor, The Eagles, David Crowder Band, Journey, Martha Munizzi
Actor: Mel Gibson, James Earl Jones, Robert Duvall
Actress: Holly Hunter, Meryl Streep
Time of Day: morning
Season: Winter
Place in the World: Any place pretty; mountains in summer and beaches in winter
Place to Pray: in the car
Recreational Activities/Hobbies: Being my sons’ biggest fan at whatever they’re playing, cooking, lunching with friends, laughing out loud, needlework
Scripture: John 12:24-26
Sports Team: Whoever’s winning and has the most deserving players. But not soccer – I don’t get that game
Sport: Not soccer or curling – everything else. Really, basketball


Food: Whatever I have to clean up after
Snack Food: anything with coconut in it or fruit filling
Time of Day: afternoon – I get the “sleepies”
Season: Summer – sweating is not pretty and heat affects my attitude adversely
Place in the World: I don’t know that I’ve seen any place to which I wouldn’t like to return
Sports Team: The team that’s dominated the sport too much.

Best Thing Someone Said to You: “You don’t owe anyone an explanation for ‘no’.” [Martha Wheat]
“Losers make excuses.” [Coach Mitchell, my 8th grade history teacher]

Life Motto: “Anything worth doing is worth doing right” [my Daddy]

Three People I’d Like to Meet: Just three?!? Come on!! I’m a history major!! Present day, I’d like to meet Elizabeth Dole, Beth Moore, Betty White [at the same time, over lunch]

My Hero: My Daddy

One of My Greatest Experiences with God: Today

Most People Don’t Know This About Me: I drink chocolate milk when I’ve had a bad day.