Meet Other                                     Mothers of Nations



Helen Trowbridge

Dr. Helen Trowbridge has ministered in almost every aspect of church life for over thirty-five years, traveling extensively throughout North and South America, Europe and parts of Asia.  She is richly gifted to share God’s Word in both practical and humorous ways so that people are truly changed by the Gospel.  Miracles, signs and wonders happen as the Word is preached and prophetic words are spoken over lives.  Helen and her husband Tim reside in Tucson, Arizona. 


Twila Jensen

Twila Jensen’s deepest longing is for people to experience the presence and power of God in their lives in a way that changes them and everyone else around them.  Her name, Twila, means “to pray” in Hebrew and reflects her heart as an intercessor, expectantly waiting for the Lord’s eventual return.  She has written two books -- “A Life on God’s Terms” and “Wings of Eagles” – and authors a blog located at


Kathy Sprague

At the age of seventeen Kathryn Sprague experienced a radical spiritual renewal, a fresh infilling of the Holy Spirit, and her initial call to full-time ministry.   Kathy’s ministry has been based in prayer and love for the nations.  She has spent the last thirty years serving people of all ages, spiritual needs, color, and economic station.  Her vision continues as she joyfully speaks to groups about the love of Christ and His equipping by the Holy Spirit for victorious living and service. Kathy is happily married to Dr. Randall Sprague, the love of her life since college days, and they have two married daughters and two beautiful grandchildren.



Juli Bohlsen

Juli’s ministry to others has grown out of her own personal life experiences.  From a painful background and the incredible healing that God has brought to her life, her heart’s desire is to see people healed and whole.  Juli shares the power of understanding our identity in Christ and reaching out to those who have been rejected in knowing the love of a Heavenly Father. She and her husband Roger have been married for 48 years and as a licensed minister, she pastors a Micro Church Family in Shakopee, Minnesota.



Maria Erickson

Maria Erickson is a graduate of two Bible schools, holds a Doctorate Degree in Theology and is a licensed minister through Worldwide Impact Group. She has been a preacher, intercessor, disciple-maker, and deliverance minister since 1996 serving in church, politics, business, and education venues. Maria shares the Gospel and love of God internationally, across the United States, and locally through preaching, teaching, dramatic presentations, deliverance and prayer ministry.  Her passion is for revival and that America and the world be aligned with God’s will and purposes in our time.  In 2021 Maria was one of the founding members of Kingdom Alignment of MN, a ministry that raises up and releases apostolic teams to bring Minnesota into alignment with God’s will.  She serves as the Minnesota State Ambassador for Awaken the Dawn.



Carol Rittenhouse

Carol Rittenhouse’s life experiences have taught her that God is faithful and that His plan is always better than her own! She has a deep passion for this generation to know the love of the Father, our Savior Jesus Christ, and the wonderful Holy Spirit. Because we are alive today, Carol knows that God has a plan for all of us to be vessels that He can use for His glory. She believes that it is our assignment to be available and willing to be used to further the kingdom of God.



Jean Huttner

Jean Huttner loves the Holy Spirit and carries the joy of the Lord and His love wherever she goes.  With a heart for the nations, she has been blessed to go on numerous mission trips to tell others about the love of Jesus.  In particular Jean flows in a strong healing ministry.



Julie Wright

Julie is a writer, speaker, and missions leader.  She has served as Minister to Children,  Children’s and Youth Outreach, as well as founding an international Orphan Care Ministry to serve orphans in Ukraine, Liberia, Myanmar, India, and Ghana.  Julie has led over 32 mission trips to various countries.  She writes and teaches Bible studies, children’s and VBS curriculum, devotionals and missions stories.   Julie has been married to her husband Jon for over 28 years. They have an international family with three beautiful adopted daughters from Ukraine, USA, and Liberia, a son-in-law from Ethiopia and three grandsons.  Julie enjoys sports, reading, gardening, ministering in prayer, and hospitality.  


Chris Harken

In her early years of walking with the Lord, God gave Chris revelation regarding the power of His Word and the power of prayer.  These two key elements have been her greatest strength to continue walking with Him over the last thirty plus years.  With a heart that beats for the nations, Chris has been privileged to minister God's Word both nationally and internationally.  Her desire is to come alongside and to work with God's leaders to strengthen, encourage, train, and equip them to be more fruitful in establishing God's kingdom here on earth. 


Michelle Shuster