Normal Phillips Ministries

Helping Organizations and People Reach Their Goals

Rev. Dr. Normal Phillips, Doctor of Ministry

Rev. Dr. Normal Phillips, founder of Normal Phillips Ministries. For more than 25 years, Dr. Phillips has counseled families, couples, individuals, and survivors of rape and domestic violence. She established a Marriage and Family Institute that consists of life skill classes and retreats for married couples, premarital couples, singles, divorcees, and parents. She served as an adjunct professor of Christian Counseling at Divine Faith Ministries School of Biblical Studies in Jonesboro, Georgia. She received a Doctor of Ministry degree from McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago, Illinois, in Pastoral Care and a Master of Divinity degree in Pastoral Care and Counseling from Morehouse School of Religion at the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta, Georgia. She is also a gerontologist, holding a graduate certificate in Gerontology from Georgia State University in Atlanta Georgia.

She is an instructor for the American Association of Christian Counselors’ (AACC) Biblical Counseling Certificate Program entitled “Caring for People God’s Way,” a Lay Counseling Program. Since 1996, she has conducted seminars and workshops on topics related to marriage and family, wellness, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations, limited liability companies (LLC), grant writing, and board development. A public theologian and entrepreneur, she integrates Biblical principles and counseling with business ventures. She is a 2006-2007 VIP member of Cambridge Who’s Who, a network that empowers executives and entrepreneurs.

She is the author of Violated But Not Forsaken: Triumph of a Rape Survivor, a contributing writer of a sermon called “Should We Stop and Help? in Volume 2 of Those Preaching Women: African American Preachers Tackle Tough Questions edited by Rev. Dr. Ella Mitchell, and author of many other local and national newspapers and theological publications. In 2007-2008, she produced a television program called “Doing a New Thing” on Comcast Community Television and used this venue to discuss a variety of marriage and family topics, financial issues / strategies, and to promote uniquely gifted people and “unsung heroes,” who would otherwise be unknown. 


“Embracing Your New Normal.”

About us

Normal Phillips Ministries is a nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting our clients to live their best lives.  We offer services in counseling, anger management enrichment, life coaching, and 501(c)(3) start-up.   

Our mission

Helping you experience your new normal.

Who We Serve

  • Anyone wanting to start a nonprofit organization
  • Married Couples, Families, Individuals needing counsel
  • Anyone needing guidance with career and personal challenges