Debbie Alsdorf has been a women's ministry leader for over 25 years. She is an Amazon best selling author, international speaker and the founder of Design4Living Ministries.
Affectionately known as a cheerleader of hope, Debbie holds out God's Word to women with compassion and application. Her messages are real and are a mix of wit, humor and biblical truth. Her life's work is to encourage women to embrace God's love for them and learn to live in the life changing realities of God's Word in the practical places of every day life.
She is the author of twelve books, A Woman Who Trusts God, A Different Kind of Wild, Deeper, The Faith Dare ( Revell) and The Design 4 Living Bible Study Series (David C. Cook). In addition she wrote the Women's Ministry Guide and Blended Family Marriage Curriculum for Focus on the Family. ( Gospel Light/Focus on the Family). She has been a featured writer for many magazines and nonprofit organizations, including: Thriving Family, In Touch, Focus on the Family and Logos Bible Software Women's Blog.
In addition to women's ministry, Debbie has been a biblical lay counselor for over 15 years and a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors. She and her husband Ray have a passion for marriages, re-marriages, single parents and blended families. This is reflected in their first book together, Beyond The Brady Bunch( David C. Cook). . They have been married 24 years and have raised a blended family of four children. They make their home in California in an empty nest with three little dogs.
This past year they became grandparents of first a little boy...followed several months later by a little girl. Grammie seems to quickly becoming her new identity!
But, above all else, Debbie loves to rest in the fact that she is His...Being His is the core of her existence and the joy of her heart and life.