Helen Heavirland, inspirational author and speaker, has a special place in her heart for the dogs that have entertained, protected, and taught her. She enjoys birding, hiking, and encouraging people to live bigger than their dreams. For her, that’s included volunteering in amazing places like Mozambique, Brazil, and the Solomon Islands. She has been published in numerous magazines and anthologies and has authored three other books, including My Enemy, My Brother. Follow her at www.helenheavirland.com.
Joy J. Matthews
Joy Matthews has spent her life living her passion: training dogs. During Bible study God revealed correlations between dog training and spiritual life. She enjoys sharing these lessons at events in churches, schools, and retreats. God continues to provide her with examples that she uses to encourage others. You can find out more about her ministry at zionjoysministry.org.