“May He grant you out of the rich treasury of His glory to be strengthened and reinforced with mighty power in the inner man by the Holy Spirit―Himself indwelling your innermost being and personality.”
Have you ever had a phone call from someone just when you needed it, or a hand extended
when you were about to fall? You wonder to yourself, "How did they know?" The Lord
can use you to touch people in this gentle but powerful way. It is the way Jesus
operated. It’s the way the Holy Spirit speaks to us for the purpose of reaching others.
Sue explains this simple way to be used by God: by following after love.
Did you know before meeting Jesus that God was going to crack you open and expose
you to His refining fire? Sounds like fun, doesn’t it? That’s the problem with knowing
God: He won’t settle for old, dead ways of thinking and being. We proclaim to welcome
some changes, but deep, lasting change is usually inconvenient, often painful, and
seems to take forever—but oh, the freedom it brings!
Have you been feeling that other people seem to have much more to offer than you
do? That maybe you just aren’t as important in God’s plans as someone else? The
truth is that as far as the Lord is concerned, even the most seemingly insignificant
member of the Body of Christ has great value. Every one of your qualities and abilities
belong to Him, and they are as special and as different from the next person’s as
kidneys are from a pancreas. Using Paul’s illustration of the body and the necessity
of all its parts, Sue encourages people to appreciate their uniqueness in the sight
of God and respect the contributions of every member.
"God doesn't want us to be shy with his gifts, but bold and loving and sensible"
(2 Timothy 1:7, The Message). You may not do everything well, but you do a few things
brilliantly! Do you know what they are? Discoveries in neuroscience, genetics, microbiology,
and other disciplines have exploded in the past couple of decades and are confirming
the astounding truth that our gifts and talents are hardwired in us from the time
we begin to form in the womb. We truly are "fearfully and wonderfully made"! Find
out ways to identify your talents and hone them into strengths that bless a waiting
With hundreds of excellent speakers from which to choose, meeting planners can be
overwhelmed. There’s a wealth of resources out there! How can one know if a speaker
will be sensitive to the needs of the audience, to the requirements of the occasion,
to the planner’s concept? Most importantly—how can one know if the speaker is any
Whatever may have brought you to this site, the popular notion that nothing happens
by accident just might just be true in this case! You may have found the speaker
you need right here. Take a look around this site and see if Sue might meet your
A sample of the presentations Sue has made are highlighted below. Any of them are
easily adaptable for multiple presentations, such as for a retreat or seminar. She
can provide the content for promotional materials for your event.