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Editor , writer

Shirley Lynne Stephens, American writer, editor.

Background

Stephens, Shirley Lynne was born on March 11, 1934 in Glendale, Arizona, United States. Daughter of Burrell G. and Kathryn Sullivan Anderson.

Education

Bachelor, Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ, 1958. Master of Divinity, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas, 1967.

Career

Contract writer, editor Lifeway Christian Resources, Nashville, 1968—1994. Writer self-employed, 1968—2002. Vice president Authors Book Nook, Brentwood.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Co-author Under the Steamship Shadow, 1976. Author: A New Testament View of Women, 1980, Breaking Crime's Vicious Cycle, 1993, From the Cell to the Cross, 1999, (book) My Daughter Susan Smith, 2000, Great Truths from Jesus' Conversations With Women, 2003, Great Truths from Jesus' Conversations With Men, 2010.

Religion

Baptists can be referred to as the ‘people of the Book’, because the Bible gives time proven principles of living for every area of life, including marriage, child rearing, family, relationships, finances, and spiritual living.

Politics

Christians should commit themselves to pray for personal and national spiritual revival and cultural renewal.

Views

Language of a derogatory nature (with regard to race, nationality, ethnic background, gender, sexuality, and physical differences) does not reflect value for one another and contradicts the Christian teaching.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, movies, esl teaching.

Connections

Married William H. Stephens. Children: Laura, Paula Baker, Greg, Carol.

father:
Burrell G.

mother:
Kathryn Sullivan Anderson

spouse:
William H. Stephens

children:
Laura Stephens

Paula Baker Stephens

Greg Stephens

Carol Stephens