A Little more about Me:

Before I moved into full-time women's ministry, I was a medical professional for a little over 25 years. My ability to help people has now transferred into Biblical teaching, mentoring, and disciplining women to grow in their relationship and faith in God. 

I hope to meet you someday, perhaps over zoom, a cup of coffee, at a workshop, or a Bible study. As you look over the various pages within this site, please reach out through the contact page if you have any questions. Grounded In Faith, LLC aims to help women grow in their relationship and faith in God through Biblical education, coaching, and mentoring. I currently coach women age 30 and up. I also mentor women working within women's ministry. 

Some of my favorite pastors & authors who influence my walk with Jesus are:

Paul Washer, Alistair Begg, Mike Winger, John F. MacArthur, Billy Graham, Greg Gilbert, Steven J. Lawson, Warren Wiersbe, Stacy T. Rinehart, Dr. Patrick Marks, Sean McDowell, Alisha Childers, Luis Palau, Voddie Bauchman, Jay Adams, Heath Lambert, David Powlison, and June Hunt. To name a few. 

 

The books that impacted me as a teenager aside from the Bible:

Born Again by Charles Colson.

Case for Christ by Lee Strobel 

My favorite books that explain the Gospel are:

What is the Gospel? by Greg Gilbert

Case for Christ by Lee Strobel

My favorite book that explains how God is our great Shepherd:

A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23 by W. Phillip Keller

Where to start in the Bible:

I recommend starting with the Books of Luke, John, Genesis, Matthew

My current favorite books in the Bible are:

James, Matthew, Romans, Galatians, 1 & 2 Peter, Ephesians,

the Letters of 1, 2, 3 John, Exodus, Jeremiah, Habakkuk, Revelation

Education and Associations:

Biblical Training, Life Coaching & Certifications:

  • American Bible Society Trauma Healing Institute: Certified Biblical Trauma Healing Facilitator.

  • VCLi: obtained Biblical Counseling degree and S.A.L.T. Seven Areas of (Christian) Life Training.

  • Bible education classes at Harvest Bible University, Los Angeles

  • BCC: Biblical Counseling Center - continued education in counseling. women biblically, Certification in counseling women biblical. 

  • ACBC Phase one biblical counseling training.

  • LifeLine to Hope Certification: Hope for the Heart / ICCI

  • The Institute for Expository Preaching: continuing education seminars.

  • The Table: a Christian women's speaking and writers group.

  • Certified Integrative Nutrition, Health & Life Coach from IIN

  • Certified Master Life Coach

  • I maintain yearly professional & spiritual growth by attending various continuing education classes, courses, workshops, and seminars to stay current within the biblical counseling, coaching, teaching, writing, and mentoring industry.   

Associations:

  • Association of Biblical Counselors member

  • International Christian Coaching Institute member

Please note: A Biblical counselor, life coach, and mentor is not a licensed profession. I am not a licensed therapist, psychotherapist, or mental healthcare provider. I do not diagnose, offer advice, prescribe, bill insurance, or provide any of a licensed therapist's services.

 

I provide biblical Christian life education in a discipleship, coaching, mentoring, and self-discovery, format to help women anchor their mind, body, and soul in the Biblical truths of the Bible and Jesus. I currently only coach women age 30 and up. I mentor women age 20 and up within women's ministry's role(s). I do not coach or mentor men or couples. Ground In Faith, LLC is strictly for educational purposes only. Please read the disclaimer for further information.

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Statement of Faith:

At age five, I gave my life to Jesus while praying with my grandmother Betty at her kitchen table. I believe that the Bible is the infallible Word of God, the Bible says what it says and means what it means.

​"one Lord, one faith, one baptism; one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all." Ephesians 4:5-6

​I believe in the one true living God, Yahweh. Which consists of God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit. I believe that only through Jesus we can be saved. John 14:6

​"If you declare with your mouth, Jesus is Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved." Romans 10:9-10 NIV

The path to salvation is only through Jesus. John 14:6

Romans 3:23, Romans 6:23, Romans 5:8, Romans 10:9-10, Romans 10:13

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