DALLAS, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- In 30 arenas across the country, six
hilarious, wise, and life-tested women -- each a decidedly atypical mother --
are telling their stories to 350,000 of their closest friends. This is Women
of Faith: six headline speakers who break the greeting-card mold: from the
adoptive mother whose daughter finds her biological family intact to a woman
resisting her son's desire to fight overseas.
Women of Faith is the world's largest women's event -- womenoffaith.com .
In nine years, some 2.5 million women have filled arenas for its music, drama,
empathy, and humor -- all built on the speakers' life stories. And what
And now, your adopted daughter's parents ... Marilyn Meberg:
(60-something) At age 23, Marilyn's adopted daughter found her biological
family intact, and a new era began. But what about Marilyn? A new widow, her
only son just married. And the biological parents? Marilyn, a psychologist,
shares the often untold adoptive mother's perspective.
When your mother can't mother. Thelma Wells: (60-something) When her
unwed mother couldn't care for her, Thelma's great-grandmother stepped in to
inspire faith in an elegant story of survival and triumph.
A mother-in-law's rejection. Sheila Walsh: (40-something) When the
mother-in-law who rejected her is dying, Sheila shares love and healing that
transcends life itself.
A full life without children. Luci Swindoll: (70-something) At an
ebullient and never-married age 71, Luci has insight and hindsight into the
full life sans children. Single women say her words help reframe their own
Giving her only son to fight overseas. Patsy Clairmont: (60-something)
Against her husband's sentiments, Patsy resisted her only son's joining the
military to fight overseas. Now she understands her son's resolve and her
husband's pride and pain.
Thirty-something and childless. Nicole Johnson: (30-something),
unmarried and childless ... Nicole's drama captures Everywoman's bouts with
breast cancer, aging parents, judgment, letting go, and the "other" side of
Women of Faith, nine years old and Dallas-based, holds 30 women's
conferences in 28 cities this year. www.womenoffaith.com .
For Information, Contact:
Julie Fairchild 214-373-6665 firstname.lastname@example.org
Nancy Lovell 214-536-2329 email@example.com ,
SOURCE Women of Faith