Meet the Team


God has graciously placed a passion in Lara to live theology. She has walked through valleys of death, addiction, and betrayal, and experienced the miraculous ability of God to bring victory in spite of circumstance. Speaker and author, Lara lives in North Carolina with her husband, Adam, and their three children. You learn more about her at or read her blog at


Jesus-lover. Pastor’s wife. Mommy of three. Grace-clinger. Truth-speaker. Auburn fan. Katie Orr longs to equip women with the tools they need to walk with God for a lifetime. She is the founder of Do Not Depart where you can find tools and encouragement to abide in the Word, and author of the Focused15 Bible study series. You can also find Katie hanging out on Twitter, and learn more about her at


The tender love of God captivated Francie’s heart at a young age. As a speaker, writer and Bible teacher, she invites others to encounter God’s heart, to live with purpose, and to impact the world. She lives in Northern Virginia, is crazy about her husband and three kids, and is most fully alive in a room full of women who are seeking God. She has been published in MOPS Connections magazine and would love to connect with you on her blog: Up In and Out, on her Facebook page, or on Twitter.


Abby is a singer/songwriter with a heart for creating an environment of authentic and God-glorifying worship through music. She is a North Carolina native who is married and has two young kids.  You can visit her at or purchase her latest CD, “Rejoicing”, on iTunes.