About Carol Stratton

blueshirt-scarfCarol has written articles for The Grand Rapids Press, Zionsville Times Sentinel newspapers as well as Purpose, The Christian Communicator, Fandangle, In Touch, Women’s Touch, Your Church and Forsyth Woman magazines and has reviewed books for the Christian Book Previews. She won the 2005 Paper Cottage “Smart Women” Essay contest and has taught at
The Write-to-Publish Conference and at the CLASS Christian Writers Conference.

She and her husband live in North Carolina.

lake-surrender-coverCurrently she has a second novel now available as an e-book or paperback Lake Surrender, an inspirational women’s novel published by Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas.
Buy it today!
Kindle version: http://amzn.com/B00NT7A6QY or
Paperback: http://amzn.com/1941103227

Carol’s second book Lake Surrender, by Carol Stratton, “Her journey ends where the lake begins.” –Ally Cervantes, unemployed editor with a precocious daughter and autistic son has just lost her home, marriage and any prestige in the world when she takes a cook job at a Christian camp.

Changing Zip CodesCarol’s first book, Changing Zip Codes is available through Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas and is available on Amazon.com on Kindle or paperback! For the downsized, disenfranchised, outsourced and uprooted.

Here’s the link : http://amzn.com/0984765557

Plus, look for it at your local bookstore

This devotional book will encourage anyone looking for community, movers and non-movers alike.

Personality Trainer

Carol is a certified Personality Trainer with CLASSeminars Inc. She is available to speak to women’s groups, writer’s groups, business and community groups on understanding the four different temperaments.

Personality Training
1) He Likes Karaoke, I Like Croquet – Understanding Your Mate’s Temperament.

2) Who are you and how did you get in this Family? – Understanding Your Child’s Temperaments.

In addition, she has other talks:

1) Moving Beyond Discouragement

2) Watch out for Boulders: Recognizing Obstacles in Young Women’s Lives.

Some of Carol’s Articles

Developing a Welcome Mat Ministry helps churches reach out to newcomers, Carol’s article in the InTouch magazine.

Click here for an article on CBN – Halloween and the Crackpatcher, Carol shares a story of learning to become a good neighbor.

Click here for a humorous article, Breakdown at Delilah’s Day Spa, about sharing our faith in the most unexpected places.

Forsyth Magazine Articles:

Shifting Gears

Neighbor’s Hall of Shame and Fame

Thankful for Things Left Unsaid

Christmas Gurus Quiz

MOPS Organization Magazine Article:

How to Be the Neighbor You Always Wanted

In Touch Magazine Article:

Developing A Welcome Mat Ministry

Your Church Magazine Article:

Car Trouble

Carol has been published in the following books:

The Extraordinary Answers to Prayers –

Refreshed by the Spirit – published by Guideposts

Refreshed by the Spirit

Writing so Heaven Will be Different: published by Winepress

Writing So Heaven will be Different

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