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About Dr. Norma McLauchlin

Mentorship & Coaching for Ministers Wives

Married for 48 Years

25 Years of Ministry Experience.

As founder and CEO of Norma McLauchlin Ministries, Lady LifersTM Women’s Conferences, Chosen Pen Publishing, LLC., the Free to ChooseTM book series, and copastor of New Life Bible Church, Norma McLauchlin, fondly known as “First Lady” in and around her community, inspires women to embrace spiritual change and live more fulfilling lives. Speaking from the heart of her own experiences as a wife, mother, co-pastor speaker and administrator, First Lady has the unique ability to connect withwomen from all walks of life.

First Lady has accepted the call to help women develop their self-esteem and self-worth. Chosen Pen Publishing and Free to Choose books are just two of the vehicles she uses to encourage women to access the tools necessary to bring about the transformation that will help them realize their potential.



First Lady’s humility for God’s Word and His people are beyond reproach. As she organizes, guides, coordinates, and executes behind the scenes, one could categorize her as a profound minister, teacher, visionary, exhorter, and leader. Her spirit embraces the experiences, gifts, and talents of New Life members and the surrounding communities that leave breathtaking messages of faithfulness, dedication, and commitment to the Kingdom of God.

After earning a Bachelor of Science in Business from Fayetteville State University, Master of Leadership from Central Michigan University, Master of Business Administration from Virginia Technical and State University, and Doctor of Education from North Carolina State University, First Lady embarked on a career in higher education where she was highly successful in impacting the lives of her students academically and spiritually.

In 1986, First Lady entered into professional ministry at New Life Bible Church of America, INC., where she currently serves as Chief Administrative Officer with her husband and partner in ministry, Pastor Allen S. McLauchlin. Since that time, First Lady further developed spiritually through biblical courses and study. She continues on a path of success, achievement, and faith-based empowerment.

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