Meet Our Contributors

Judi Jo Adams

Founder of The Inspired Woman, wife, mother, missionary & above all a lover of Jesus. My passion is to surround my family with God’s love and for us to carry it together to the world. I yearn to go where others will not go, ultimately satisfied once I’ve forged a way for others to “go” too. Judi Jo is also co-founder of Russ Adams Ministries and XploreNations Bible College.

“God had breathed into my heart a passion to inspire women! Together we can experience the beautiful harmony of total surrender to Him all the while celebrating life to the fullest.”

 

 

Kate Bakker

Kate

About: Kate is a Children’s Minister/ Missionary. Currently located in Richmond, Virginia.
Interests: Running, Biking, Lounging, Writing, Music, Missions… to name a few.
Favorite Music: Worship, Instrumental, Jazz
Favorite Books: Kisses from Katie, Redeeming Love, Atonement Child.

“Build meaningful memories that will impact your kids in the years to come. It’s the simple and ordinary things we do that become extraordinary to those around you.”

 

 

Debbie Beck

Debbie I am married to one of the best guys on the planet – Patrick Beck.  We are the proud parents of 5 beautiful girls brought into our lives through the miracle of adoption.  I am privileged to be on staff at Without Limits Christian Center where I have lots of fun overseeing the Children’s Ministry.  I am seriously in love with Jesus and live to make Him known to the children of this generation.

“If we practice trusting God on a daily basis in the smaller details of life, it will be natural to turn to Him and hold on to His Word when true tests and trials come.”

 

 

 

Judy Boewe Lau

Judy   Wife, Mom, and “Mimi” and florist for over 50 years.  Retired in 2007.  Fell in love and married an amazing man in May 2010.  Judy is a spiritual “Momma” and an amazing influence to many whose lives she has touched.  Her heart is for all to be saved and her joy is to give.  She has traveled to many nations including Brazil, Spain, and Thailand.
Interests: Shopping, Basketball and Football. Arts, spending time with her husband Darrell, travel, and loving on her 11 grandkids, and 2 great-grandkids, and 11 step grandkids.
“And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.” Romans 8:28

 

 

Calla Cuff

 I’m a wife to Brian, Momma to 3 little boys, & lover of Jesus.  C0-Director of XploreNations Bible College – USA.  I graduated from Ambassador Academy in Eugene, OR.  My heart is to see all generations passionately worshipping Jesus!
Interests: I love to Bake, Shop, Blog, Sew, and COFFEE! Music: Anything Worship. My current iTunes playlist features: Bethel Music, Bryan & Katie Torwalt, Jesus Culture, Kari Jobe, Rick Pino, & Cory Asbury to name a few.

“For the LORD is good; His mercy is everlasting, and His truth endures to all generations.” Psalm 100:5
The Fragrance of Worship

 

 

Daphne Delay

Daphne Delay is the founder of Mirror Ministries in Seminole, Texas. She is the author of Facing the Mirror: Finding a Self to Live With. She blogs nuggets of spiritual growth encouragement every week at mirrorministries.org on the subjects of faith, purpose, and self. You can also catch her weekly podcast at identityadvantage.org.

I used to look in the mirror and wonder who is this girl looking back at me?  Windows to my soul, my eyes told her.  She said, “Please forgive me and set me free.”  Many tears were shared that day between she & I. Now, I look and know who that girl is looking back at me.Her name is Forgiven.  – Facing the Mirror

 

 

 

Kim Dillingham

Kim

Full time stay at home Mom of 5 boys who home schools.  Pastor’s wife, part time tutor for Classical Conversations homeschool co-op. 

About: Kim and her husband Tom have been married 22 years and they have 5 boys ages 19,17,15,10,&6.  They are the founding and lead pastors of CommonGround Church in Tulsa, OK.  She is a graduate of Oral Roberts University with a degree in Music Education. I am passionate about bringing people to know Jesus!  It is the reason we are on this earth, to know God and to make Him known to others!
CommonGround Church

 

 

Alexandra Fleege

Alexandra and her husband Tony have been married for 14 years and are the proud parents of two wonderful children.  The Fleege’s have been missionaries living in France since 2010 reaching Europe and beyond- their hearts are for people from all nations. They have both been in the ministry since 1992 and have functioned in many different areas.  Missions to the world is where they find their focus now.
Alexandra was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  She grew up in the San Francisco Bay area since the time she was 3 years old.  At the age of 17 it was through reading Kenneth Hagin’s book “I went to Hell” that she came to know Jesus as her personal Lord and Savior.

“You cannot live in my past as some would like.  You cannot live in my future as some would dream.  What you have is now.”Fire 4 Nations

 

 

Tamera Ford

Tamera

I’ve been in the ministry full time for 18 years.  My DH and I said “I Do” and immediately stepped into the role of Senior Pastors.  Boy have we learned a lot!  I have two amazing children which I homeschool (Big Step).  I love music and art, dancing around the house with my children, chocolate, photography, and all things creative.  I love Jesus and because of Him I also have dreams to big to accomplish on my own.
Occupation: Tamera and her husband pastor Relate Church in Jackson, MS. Chuck and Tamera have 2 children, Sydney and Luke.
“When we give the Lord a chance to speak into our lives, we find that His wisdom, although not always easy, allows us to see Him in miraculous ways.
Relate Church

 

 

Brooke Glass

Brooke

I am married to my beloved and best friend, Robert. I have three amazing children Riley, Rachel, and Ben. I get to homeschool them part time and love every minute of being with them so much. God has truly blessed me. I am living a life I couldn’t even dream of… Isn’t that just the way our sweet Heavenly Father works?
Brooke and her family live on a beautiful ranch in Texas.

“Every wise woman builds her house, but the foolish one tears it down with her own hands.” Proverbs 14:1

 

 

Bonnie Hammer

I have been married to my wonderful husband, Jerry, since 1974. We have been blessed with two sons, two daughter-in-laws, and two precious and beautiful granddaughters who are the joy of my heart.

I had a supernatural salvation through the power of God’s Word in 1975. Because I have seen the power of the Word of God in my life, I am passionate about teaching and sharing it with anyone who will listen!

“”For the eyes of the Lord move to and from throughout the earth that He may strongly support those whose heart is completely His.” II Chronicles 16:9″

Bonnie’s Reflections

 

 

Toni Haskell

Toni graduated from Domata School of Missions in Tulsa USA in 1997, and since that time has traveled to nations in Europe, Asia and South America teaching the Word and training believers in the ways of the Holy Spirit. Worship and prayer are a strong focus of her ministry as well as teaching concerning the role of the Church in the earth in these last days.

Toni spent fifteen years living in the Philippines, most recently as director of New Life School of Ministry. Four years ago she pioneered a Dunamis Bible School in Kathmandu Nepal which has over 130 graduates.Raising up leaders in the power of the Word and the Holy Spirit who will affect their cities and nations through strong local churches is her purpose and the 1040 window is her focus.

“Every man gives his life for what he believes, every woman gives her life for what she believes; sometimes people believe in little or nothing and yet they give themselves to that little or nothing.” Joan of Arc

  

Toni Lagaras

My favorite roles are being wife to my husband, Mikel, and mama to our 3 very busy teenagers, Alex, Mitchell, and Alli. My heart cry is for more of His presence and my passion is to bring everyone around me into encounter with Him through every avenue possible, including ministering in churches, leading small groups, prayer, and writing my blog, Tea with Toni.
Interests: My family, drinking tea, watching football, and writing.
Favorite Music: Anything my husband writes. Favorite Book: Hudson Taylor’s Spiritual Secret Favorite

“I have learned to kiss the wave that slams me into the Rock of Ages.” — CharlesSpurgeon

 

 

 

 

Mary McIver

Mary

I’m a wife, mother of five, Pastor, Administrator and during this season of life I especially love being a “Mimi” to my 12 grandchildren. I’m very passionate about assisting my husband in fulfilling the dream God has placed in his heart.
Favorite Books:
How Miracles are Made – Dr. Jim McIver
John G. Lake, His Life, His Sermons, His Boldness of Faith
Secrets to Powerful Prayer – Lynne Hammond & Patsy Cameneti
“The Price is not Greater than God’s Grace!”
Revolution Church

 

 

Amy Schafer

Amy

Co-Pastor of Grace Life Church, wife of Bruce Wayne (aka: Buck), Mother of Gloria, Gabriel, and Judah.
I love live! Love God. Love my family. Love the local church. Love reading. Love traveling. Love shopping. Love sisterhood. Love music. Love writing. Love flourishing!
Favorite Scripture:
“Those that be planted in the house of the Lord shall flourish in the courts of our God.” Psalm 92:13

“Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire.” ~ St. Catherine of Siena
Grace Life Church

 

 

Dawn White

Wife, Mama, Administrator
Location: Oklahoma
Interests: My Family & Crafts
Favorite Music: How Great Thou Art
Billy Graham’s Mama changed the world simply by raising a boy that was strong in faith. By being a Mama, she changed the world for many people.
Can you change the world in your role?
“My goal should be that I serve Him fully and completely each and every day, doing whatever He asks of me.”

 

 

Trish Yanney

Trish
Trish is a wife, mother and pastor at Family Worship Center in Sioux City, Iowa.
Interests: Cooking, Shopping, and sipping coffee with Southern Living Magazing.
Favorite Music: Handel’s Messiah, Nutcracker Ballet
Favorite Books: The Master is Calling by Lynne Hammond
Pastors Bill and Trish Yanney have been missionaries in Spain and Peru. Presently they have pioneered a church in Sioux City, Iowa.
Family Worship Center