Update: What another relaxing, yet blessed and wonderful time at the Langdon WeekEnd literary conference in Granbury, Texas! The presentation and fellowship was beyond words. Thank you Lord Jesus for allowing be to be used as your vessel to carry your message! Praise God!
March 30, 2006-Praise God for my selection as the Social Worker of the Year for the National Association of Social Workers/TX chapter, Central Counties Branch! It is another opportunity to give glory and honor to my Father for working through me to meet the needs of others.
May 4, 2007-Today I was promoted to full Professor of Social Work at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in Belton, Texas! Praise God for this achievement! All honor and praise goes to God, my Father! May I always represent Him well to others that I meet in this life.
October 9, 2007-This has been a difficult two months, culminating in the homegoing of my friend and prayer partner at my church. It has also been an exciting week with my attendance at the Rifiki Foundation training in Florida. I believe God is leading me to serve on a mini-missions trip to Ghana, West Africa this summer. Praise God!
June/July 2008-MiniMission Trip to Ghana, Africa. Praise God for the opportunity to go, serve, give, and receive . This is a very special time in my life. Keep me and others in your prayers! As always, God's blessings to you!
July 18, 2008-Hello everyone! I am back from my mini-mission trip to Ghana, Africa. What a blessed and wonderful time spent there. There is so much to share that I do not have room to contain it all. Just believe me that God blessed me in so many ways, and I pray I was a blessing to others in some way, too. Praise God!
March 2009-My private clinical practice has moved to Georgetown, Texas! Hopefully I can see people in the greater Austin/Round Rock/Gerogetown area and the greater Temple/Belton/Killeen area for Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners (TSBSWE) Approved IPR Supervision of master's and bachelor's professional social workers. Praise God!
April 2010-This month has been a whirlwind! However, it surely has been blessed by God, my Father! I am in the process of retiring from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor after a total of 17 years and rank of "Professor". WOW! Where has the time gone? I will miss everyone, especially my students but leave behind a fund set up to honor my sister who died in April, 2009: The Gloria Jean Gorham Social Work Student Support Fund. She was a long time educator (teacher and principal) at Crawford Elementary School in Houston, Texas. I will continue with my independent clinical social work practice in Georgetown, Texas and caregiving my wonderful mom. Please keep us in your prayers!
June/July 2010- My independent clinical social work practice has three focuses: IPR supervision of LMSWs and LBSWs; Counseling for adult caregivers of aging parents; and talk/seminar groups for women who have never borne and reared children. This is a faith-based practice open to all. Praises to God!
September 2010-"Women Without Children"Seminar Series-A six-week faith-based seminar series for women who have never given birth and reared a child. We will discuss issues relevant to this group's life experiences. Expect a blessed time!
November 2010-Hello again! WOW! God is good and great. Norma Quinten, LBSW, and I are preparing to offer Caregivers Education Seminars (CES) for paid caregivers and other human service professionals.
February 2011-God has been so good to me and my family in the home going of my beautiful mom who now lives with Him in Heaven. Praise God! She is loved so much by me and one day she will meet me as I enter Heaven, too! I want to thank everyone, so many people who have been such a support to me and family during these difficult times.
January 2012-WOW! What a whirlwind of growth and blessings from the Holy Spirit since my last update. I am teaching a series of classes at my church called "Family Caregivers Conversations". God moves! Praise God! We are resurrecting the "Connection Team Ministry", part of the Prayer Ministry at my church. I am facilitating it again with a new mission of under girding our pastors and ministry leaders in weekly prayer. Praise God! If anyone is interested in praying for our nation, our churches to come back to God and be holy, and freedom from old wounds and stuck places in believers everywhere, then use the "Contact Me" button for information on joining the"National Network of Intercessory Prayers". We also pray for intercessors who have been wounded by family, church, ministry, or society. Please keep me in your prayers. God bless you.
July 2013-God is good and great. Much has happened in my personal journey. All has been to my growth and God's glory! Thank you, Father God! I am facilitating a new seminar series, God's Transforming Journey of Caregiving, "Family Caregivers Conversations". Contact me for more information!
January 2014-Welcome to Christ Evangelistic Ministries that encompasses my clinical social work faith-based practice and Consultant Services. Please see this page "Consultant Services" in this website. God's blessings to you!
October 2014-A lot has happened, friends, since we last communicated! I am a member of Generations Church in Leander, Texas. I am also full of the Holy Spirit and growing in our Lord Jesus Christ greatly in my journey at this time!!! Praise to God , my Father!! I pray joy, peace, comfort, and deliverance in each of your lives!
September 2015-"God's Transforming Journey of Caregiving Seminars" held at G-Church in Leander, Texas. Great attendees and blessed time! Praise God! God is moving me into the healing and deliverance ministry and what a journey! Wonderful! Please continue your prayers for me and my journey through this life. Thank you. I pray for you also.
December 2015-I was trained and certified for the Healing Rooms Prayer Team Ministry! Praise God!
January 2016-This month starts the new Spirit of Hope Support Group for caregivers of dementia/Alzheimer's family members. It is faith-based and open to the Hill Country community.
April 2016-Serving as a Prayer Team minister in the Healing Rooms is fantastic and perfect for my assignment from Jesus to set captives free through deliverance and healing!
June 2016-Serving on the Luke 4:18 Deliverance Minsters Team. Healing and Deliverance are my assignments from Jesus, and I love working in these ministries through Luke 4:18 Ministries! We all need inner healing and freedom from strongholds in our lives.
July 2017-During this past year (2016), I have grown tremendously in Father God, including Bloodlines Ministry preparation. Thank you Father God, Lord Jesus, and Holy Spirit for your unimaginable love and grace!
July 2017-Guide for Intercessors is ready. This information will help all Intercessors and those with committed prayer lives to become even more effective in warfare in these end times. I will let you know soon how you can get your copy!
August 2017-May 2018-Much has happened spiritually in my life. WOW! Life is good with Jesus! You can get the Guide for Intercessors at the Luke 4:18 Lighthouse Healing Room in Austin, Texas and at their Training Seminars. As of October, 2017, I am coordinating healing prayer teams at a nursing and rehabilitation center in Austin, Texas through the Lighthouse Healing Room. Praises to Father God for His mighty work there!
May 2018-News Flash! My new book, "Life, According to Father God" is waiting for a publisher. You won't want to miss this when it is published. I will keep you updated!
July 2019-Much has happened in the last year! Praise Father for opportunities to write several booklets and continue much spiritual growth! In August 2019, "Christ Evangelistic Ministries-Bloodlines Cleansing" ministry will begin. We have an anointed team ready to minister bloodlines cleansing on your behalf so generational iniquities will be destroyed and you can have the freedom to receive your legal inheritance and walk out your destiny that Father God intended for you and your descendants to have. We have an anointed team ready to minister to you. Hallelujah!