Joneal Kirby, Ph.D., is founding director of Heartfelt Ministry, a women’s mentoring program and conference. She is the author of three books, Heartfelt, A Woman’s Guide to Creating Meaningful Friendships, Heart of a Family for Mom: Common Sense Parenting with Wisdom from the Word and Hope for YOUR Family: Six Keys to Connecting with Your Teen, in addition to more than fifty Bible studies. Dr. Kirby earned a PhD in marriage and family therapy and has taught about marriage and parenting for more than thirty years in churches, hosted the Legacy Network’s talk show Girlfriends, is a popular conference speaker, and is the host of Heartfelt Radio. She and her husband have three children, a daughter-in-love and a son-in-love and four grandsons. She and her husband have been married 40 years and live in West Monroe, LA. A fun fact about her family: her niece is Korie Robertson, wife of Willie, of A & E’s Duck Dynasty reality show. Which means, Sadie Robertson from Duck Dynasty and Dancing with the Stars, is her great-niece. And of course, her favorite.