Sheryl Giesbrecht is an author, speaker, and radio personality, impacting radio through 60 second “Kindred Moments” on Life FM between 6 and 10pm. Sheryl is the Director of Public Relations and Development for Life FM. Her desire is to reach out to the poor and needy through local community service projects and around the world through Compassion International. “She opens her arms to the poor and extends her hands to the needy.” Proverbs 31:20
Through more than twenty-five years of marriage to a pastor, parenting two children, overcoming addictions, beating cancer, enduring losses, Sheryl has found life in Christ and chooses to live each day in abundant freedom and hope. Sheryl’s speaking and writing encourages everyone with her practical presentations in growing toward wholeness. Her powerful messages testify of God’s transforming power. Sheryl is a local columnist contributing to The Senior Citizen’s Gazette, The Christian Edge, Tri-County Women News and The Bakersfield Californian. A national columnist for over four years, Sheryl’s column; “Ministry Moments for Pastor’s Wives,” appeared regularly in Focus on the Family, Pastor’s Family Magazine and Bulletin. Sheryl is a contributor to several books: Wired That Way by Marita Littauer (Regal Books – 2006), Meditations for Ministry Wives by Lynne Dugan (Regal Books – 2006), Communication Plus by Florence and Marita Littauer (Regal Books – 2006) Fabulous After Forty by Pam Farrel (Harvest House – 2007), The One Year Life Verse Devotional by Jay Payleitner (Tyndale House – 2007).
Sheryl’s audio interview with H.B. London on the topic, “Success In Ministry, Call To Ministry;” continues to be offered through Focus on the Family’s Pastor’s Family Resources. Sheryl’s Focus on the Family column for ministry wives included interviews of notable pastor’s wives, including Andrea Stephens, Kay Warren, Denalyn Lucado, Lois Evans and Jill Briscoe. Hundreds of Sheryl’s columns, magazine and devotional articles have appeared in Focus on The Family Magazine, Just Between Us, Discipleship Journal, CCM, Walk Thru the Bible’s – InDeed and Tapestry publications.