|Virginia Lefler, author of A Gentle & Quiet Spirit and Pursuing Purity and Spiritual Beauty, devotes her time and energies to teaching, writing and publishing books for Christian living. With depth, clarity and vulnerability she addresses the challenges that Christian women face. Virginia is also a co-author of Spiritual Discovery. She has helped women around the world through her books, speeches and Pure Beauty Workshops.|
James Lefler, author of The Complete Guide to Grace, has devoted many years to the study and application of God’s grace. He is also a co-author of Spiritual Discovery. Jim has served as an elder for 20 years. He lives in the Chicago area with his wife, Virginia Lefler. Jim and Virginia have been married forty-five years and have two sons and four grandchildren.
|Kathy Heinen, co-author of Spiritual Discovery, has served in the Breaking Free Ministry in Chicago for over 20 years, helping women overcome codependency and addictions. She facilitates group meetings and trains other facilitators. She and her husband, Doug, are devoted servants in the church. They have five children and seven grandchildren.|