Our Contributing Team
After 44 years of marriage and barely 5 years into retirement, Steve and Barbara faced a health crisis that left Barbara incapacitated and even with all Steve’s career success, he was unable to fix her dilemma. Now, they faced tremendous marital stress that exposed profound problems in their relationship and drove them to confront many buried issues. Over the next few years they learned the core principals of genuine biblical love: to—LOVE LIKE JESUS.read articles
Becca Holt is a wife, mother, and blogger with a heart for adoption and foster care. She's a Phoenix native of 30 years and has been married for 14 years to a Phoenix fire-fighter. Their family includes Kylie (9 years old) , Nathan (5 years old), and Ben (1 year old), and has been woven together via birth, private adoption and foster care, and they are passionate about sharing their journey with others.
Pastor of Spiritual Formation, Arizona Hills Church
Bob Lehman earned his Masters of Divinity from Northern Arizona University. He currently serves as the senior pastor of Arizona Hills Church and as a Senior Police Chaplin for the Phoenix Police Department. His depth of experience is rich, and includes service as a Chaplin for the Arizona Rattlers Football Team, a Senior Pastor for Desert Sun Baptist Church and an Adjunct Professor for Arizona Christian University. His primary focuses include mentoring, marriage, leadership and parenting.
Author of, "Dare to Love a Man"
At a time when her marriage was at the brink of divorce, speaker and bible teacher, Christy Osborn discovered the Song of Solomon, studied God’s plan for true love, and learned how to save her marriage. In her book, “Dare to Love a Man, Christy shares what she learned with other women. She and her husband Jim have now been married for 33 years, and their love continues to grow.
President and Professor of Practical Theology, Phoenix Seminary
Prior to his position at Phoenix Seminary, Darryl DelHousaye served as the Pastor of Scottsdale Bible Church for 25 years. Currently, he is also serves as Associate Pastor at Bethany Bible Church in Phoenix, Arizona. Darryl is the author of "Today for Eternity," "Ask Pastor Darryl: 121 Answers to Frequently Asked Bible Questions," "Servant Leadership: The Seven Distinctive Characteristics of Servant Leadership," and "The Personal Journal of Solomon: a Commentary of Ecclesiastes for the Common Reader," as well as the study notes for the Book of Acts in the Nelson NKJV Study Bible published by Thomas Nelson Publishers. Darryl earned his D.Min. from Western Seminary and a M.Div. from Talbot Theological Seminary. Married since 1970, he and his wife Holly have two married sons, John (Tiffany), and Kent (Stephanie), and six grandchildren.
Lead Writer for Family Offices
Combining thirty years of ghostwriting with a lifetime of pastoral ministry, Don and his wife, Christina, have focused in recent years on encouraging people on the journey of healing from spiritual and physical abuse. Don attended L.I.F.E Bible College and is currently in the Masters program at Phoenix Seminary. Don is the author of several books including “Simple Prayer,” “The Wealth of the Wicked,” “Chatter in the Sanctuary” and “Friends, Family & Other Enemies.” He and Christina have been married for 11 years. They have three children and six grandchildren.
Gaylord has served in full-time ministry for over 47 years. In 2003, he founded Servant Leadership Network to facilitate ministry to pastors and next-generation leaders. He served as director of Chico Pastors Together in California, facilitating gatherings of up to 80 pastors and ministry leaders from the city. In 2015, he founded Love Revolution Now to awaken a grassroots movement devoted to living a life of love in obedience to Jesus’ command.read articles
President of the Forum of Christian Leaders
Greg Pritchard earned his MA from Trinity School of Divinity before continuing on to finish his PhD at Northwestern University. The intersection of theology, history, philosophy and sociology is Greg’s primary focus both in teaching and writing. He has taught an extensive list graduate-level courses. His book, "Willow Creek Seeker Services," is published in four languages. Currently, he serves as the President of the Forum of Christian Leaders and as the Director of the European Leadership Forum.
Director, Keenly Interactive & LoveLikeJesus.com
With a heart for people and a passion for Jesus, Jason serves as the director for LoveLikeJesus.com, as well as Keenly Interactive, a boutique communication and marketing consultancy centered on organizations striving to make the world better. Jason thinks about the big picture, and works with organizations to design a forward-thinking vision.
Les and Leslie Parrott
Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott are #1 New York Times best-selling authors of Saving Your Marriage Before it Starts, The Good Fight, Love Talk, The Complete Guide to Marriage Mentoring, and Making Happy. They are also the creators of the renowned SYMBISassessment.com.
Learn more at LesAndLeslie.com.
Tray and Melody Lovvorn
Tray and Melody had been married for 11 years when Tray's secret struggle with pornography and sexual sin ripped their family apart. After 6 years of divorce, God brought about a miraculous restoration and they reconciled and remarried. Discovering that true healing is found on the other side of pain, Tray and Melody have a passion to help men and women experience God’s grace in brokenness and to learn to connect deeply with others in authentic community.
Through Undone Redone, their ministry and weekly podcast, the Lovvorns provide life and marriage coaching, intensives, parenting solutions, and help churches create Christ-centered recovery groups. In 2015, Melody launched her online course for women impacted by betrayal called Life Beyond Betrayal.
LEARN more at undoneredone.com.
Over the years, God has allowed Nicole to walk through the rediscovery and restoration of her faith, her marriage and her family. Andy & Nicole had to confront the reality of the devastating affects that selfishness, addiction and infidelity played in their family. The level of brokenness almost seemed beyond repair, but God showed them with HIS Grace, Truth and Forgiveness, there was HOPE! After a time of separation, their marriage was restored in 2012. This year they celebrate 19 years of marriage and love being parents to awesome 3 teenagers. Nicole has a passion to come along those who are hurting and help them discover all that God has for them. One thing they have learned: that with Jesus, CHANGE is possible!read articles
Lead Pastor of Redemption Church in Arizona
Redemption is a multi-congregational church with 10 congregations throughout the state of Arizona. Tyler has ministered on college campuses, developed and participated on church planting teams, initiated and lead mercy ministries, and has been actively involved in city movements. He is a Raymond Bakke global scholar with a doctorate in Global Urban Transformational Leadership from Bakke Graduate University. Tyler serves on the board of Peace Catalyst International, Foster Care Initiatives, and is one of the founding pastors of the AZ127 movement.
Steve & Barbara Uhlmann
Steve and Barbara Uhlmann are the Founders and heart beat behind LoveLikeJesus.com. After a financially successful career in the global plastics industry, Steve and Barbara found their marriage and family lacked relationally. They share about the problems they faced and their journey back to the healthy marriage that they enjoy today in their upcoming book release of “Plastic Promises.”