Category Archives: Speaking Events

Wheelin’ Down Memory Lane

I am honored to be back at the Joni and Friends Family Retreat in Mission Springs, CA. where my three daughters and I came over fifteen years ago. I feel privileged to be the keynote speaker for the week sharing … Continue reading

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Happily Ever After – Fact or Fallacy?

As I give speeches, I marvel as a roomful of women listen attentively to my story of brokenness. Legless Judy perched in her wheelchair peers out at seats filled with beautiful women with whole bodies. I always wonder: What can … Continue reading

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PBC’s Broken & Beautiful Women’s Retreat

I’m still glowing after the Broken and Beautiful Retreat in Palo Alto, California. Peninsula Bible Church asked for stories from my book His Majesty in Brokenness which were fun for me to tell bringing laughter and tears to the 150 women … Continue reading

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Walking Boots

Take a close look. See the BOOTS? A little girl named Molly lent me her cowgirl boots for my speech for the Renew Therapeutic Riding Center’s fundraiser in Holland, Michigan last week. Wearing Molly’s boots did something deep within my … Continue reading

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Book Signing – Pros and Cons

I’m totally new at this book publishing stuff. When doors open I wheel through them. When His Majesty in Brokenness first came out, my friend Ginny said, “Let’s do a book signing at the Grant Pass First Friday Nite in … Continue reading

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Don’t Fade Before the Big Moment

I was honored to be honored early this month with a book signing in the San Francisco Bay Area. Thank you to Kristin Day, the perfect hostess who welcomed us all into her castle in Portola Valley. Hot cider, scrumptious … Continue reading

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A Stepping Stone, Lord?

What a joy to share my story at two Christian Women’s Clubs on the Oregon coast this past week. My second speech was over and my traveling companion, Ginny, and I were about ready to get into the car and … Continue reading

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