Sheila Wise Rowe

About Me

Who I am and where I've served

Sheila Wise Rowe holds a Masters degree in Counseling and is the Executive Director of The Rehoboth House, an international healing and reconciliation ministry.  Sheila has over twenty-five years experience as an anointed Christian counselor, life coach, teacher, writer, and speaker.  

Sheila is a member of the Redbud Writers Guild and writes essays for The Redbud Post. She co-authored with her husband Dr. Nicholas Rowe the book; The Well of Life: Heal Your Pain, Satisfy Your Thirst, Live Your Purpose .  She has written for and READY Publication. Sheila's essay; Awakened to Adventure is in the anthology by Leslie Leyland Fields entitled; The Wonder Years: 40 Women Over 40 on Aging, Faith,Beauty and Strength.  

Sheila has written a new book about healing from racial trauma. Healing Racial Trauma: The Road to Resilience will be released by InterVarsity Press (IVP) in Winter 2019. 

Though her individual sessions, groups, conferences, retreats and writing the Lord has transformed the lives of thousands of individuals, couples, families, partnership churches, and organizations in the USA, Paris, France and Johannesburg, South Africa. 


  • Vision New England: The GO Conference
  • Christ The Redeemer Church
  • Bethel AME Church
  • Greater Boston Vineyard
  • Cambridge Community Fellowship Church
  • Life Church
  • Aletheia Church
  • Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary
  • Eastern Nazarene College
  • Gordon College


  • Every Nation Church Rosebank
  • Soweto Vineyard Church
  • Botshabelo Project
  • Malibongwe, Mother and Child Haven
  • Rebecca’s Well Projects
  • Emthonjeni Project
  • World Vision Southern Africa 
  • Africa Peace Institute
  • Regional Peace Network
  • The Rehoboth House


  • St. Michael’s Church, Paris

When she is not counseling or writing Sheila is creating art, crafts or searching for treasures in thrift shops.