is an almost native Floridian moving here at the age of 9.
The Lord became her
Savior during her
high school years with a deeper walk happening when she
life to Christ at the age of 24.
taught English, speech, writing, and reading in public and private schools for 13 years before trying her
hand at television ministry.
worked with Mat Staver of Liberty Counsel as his
co-host on Law & Justice
where the focus was on educating the public about First Amendment rights.
The Lord then led her
to TV 45 where she
was the Down Home Cook for a season encouraging healthy, happy mealtimes at home.
This led to her
current ministry position of co-hosting with Ken
on The Good Life
finds exhilarating, challenging, educational, and most of all humbling!
calls it her
best job ever!
Another one of Barbara's loves is home group Bible study.
and husband Tommy led Crown Ministries out of their home for many years, as well as countless other studies on strengthening and deepening our relationship with the Lord.
Tommy is on staff with Crown Financial Ministries, and Barbara
has supported Tommy in helping reach others for Christ through teaching and encouraging financial faithfulness through biblical stewardship principles.
Currently, Barbara leads a woman's group out of her home which is beginning its 6th year.
Tommy and Barbara
have been married for 36 years, and they have 2 beautiful daughters, Kristen and Kelsey, and a fabulous son-in-law, Chris.
The newest and most exciting season of her
life is that of savoring being a grandmother to 2-year old Charlie and next baby blessing who is forming as we speak (due in January!).
The Lord has given Barbara enjoyment in the area of writing as she
muses and journals many ways He
is at work in her
has written a devotional book on family which she
hopes to publish in the coming months.
feels enormously blessed to be in ministry with the wonderful people at TV 45 who have an obvious love for sharing Christ with the world through Christian television.
loves meeting people in all walks of ministry and praying for them and their needs.
says, "Being in ministry at TV 45 is a gift from the Lord.