Anita Renfroe is described as "a shot of espresso
in a decaf world." God's spirit in her is
absolutely contagious! As a musician, comedian, worship leader, writer and
conference speaker, Anita enthuses with the joy of Jesus Christ, touching
the funny bone on the way to the heart. Her love for the Lord draws the
audience like a magnet and stretches each experience beyond the normal
boundaries. She is highly original, bodacious in her faith, and unashamedly
- Worship Leader
- Professional Speaker
||Her specialty is women's ministry, but audiences of
both genders and all ages have come to know her as "a party waiting for
a place to happen."
The hallmarks of Anita's ministry are best summed up in the words of
one of her own songs, "Keeping it real, keeping it simple, keeping it
As a versatile worship leader, Anita combines joyous praise with
laughter. She writes and sings songs designed to engage the heart, mind
and spirit, inviting you to enter into the presence of the Living God.
Though many would view comedy and worship as mutually exclusive, Anita
sees these two apparent opposites as different sides of the same coin.
She says, "Laughter breaks down walls and allows us to move out of the
ordinary into His extraordinary truth."
Also an exceptional speaker, Anita is a dynamic encourager who seeks to
stir the Holy Spirit in the hearts of listeners, leaving a lasting mark of
God's love. She vibrantly communicates unchanging truth in a relevant,
authentic way. Her colorful stories and experiences, unique to being the
"wildest pastor's wife in captivity" and mother of three take you from
sidesplitting laughter to moments of powerful, heart changing truth.
As a gifted and respected songwriter, Anita's songs are alive with
personality as well as rich in truth and artistry. They have been recorded
by various inspirational artists on multiple Dove nominated projects
(Gaither Homecoming artists, Babbie Mason, Vestal Goodman, The Martins,
Truth, Jessica King, Gold City Quartet, Brooklyn Tabernacle soloist Calvin
Hunt and Sue Dodge). Many more of her songs are included in choral
collections and are sung in churches worldwide.
Anita is a multifaceted creative artist and her projects reflect the
remarkable diversity of her gifts. Her projects include comedy concert
videos ("Keeping it Real" and "Sisters in the House!") vocal CD's ("It's a
Girl Thing" and "The Present") a live praise and worship project ("Come
Away") two instrumental CD's and a songbook ("The Folio").
A look into Anita Renfroe's mind:
(Titles from her comedy video "Keeping It Real")
- "50 Ways to Lose Your Blubber"
- "I Open Cans"
- "Scriptural Woman"
- "Butterfly Stitches"
- "The Dreams I Dream For You"
- "Keeping it Real"
- "Girl Thing"
- Why I am Looking Forward to Menopause
- Martha Stewart Ain't Keeping it Real
- Jabez on my Hips
- Tiara to Go
- Bible Babes