Women / Children’s Ministry / Certified Family Coach
What I Do For GPC: Walk alongside people as they find their best rhythm with God. I also provide coaching to families upon request and help single moms and low income families in the community
What I Do For Fun: Swim, jog, dance, read, art, clean, write, talk……
What Makes Me Laugh: My little dog Pete and my husband’s laughter.
What Makes Me Cry: Those people who are hurting and don’t know they can turn to God.
In A Previous Life (before GPC): Therapeutic foster parent and family counselor. I developed social programs and provided training for others to help families in need. I was also a children’s ministry leader in a church.
Best Advice I Ever Received: Don’t hit back; discover beauty in everyone. Romans 12:17
Things I Care About: Knowing God and the grace of God. I care deeply about others knowing God and His grace.
Family Matters: I have a loving and wise husband, Mark; my foster children who lived with me in Canada; my loving parents in Canada; and also a birth family I was reunited with 15 years ago.
My Secret Talent: Not much secret about me -it’s all out there, … I do like to create greeting cards. (See http://createdropsoflove.wordpress.com/)
My Favorite Cartoon Character and Why: Wilbur the Pig from Charlotte’s Web… he didnt’ give up!
Grew Up Where: Several cities in Canada.
Favorite Movies: The Ultimate Gift.
Food I Can’t Live Without: I just love biscuits – you know, the kind with the baking powder.
What Made Me Want To Follow Jesus: I wanted to belong, be loved, accepted, and find something that could help others who were hurting.