Laurie Elmore Thompson is a published author, an accomplished inspirational speaker and singer, Bible teacher, and songwriter. She has shared her story and songs for many groups and churches in the United States and also overseas in France, Moldova and Russia. Laurie has been interviewed on CD Speak UP blog radio, Life Lessons blog radio and WRIX as a special guest. She has also appeared on WATC-TV in Atlanta, GA and WGGS-TV in Greenville, SC.
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Laurie was critically injured in a tragic car accident at the age of 14. She grew up in Anderson, SC, completed a business degree at Clemson University and earned a Bible Certificate from Columbia Biblical Seminary, Columbia SC. Laurie also completed a Masters of Divinity in Women’s Studies/Biblical Languages at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, NC.
She and her husband, Kevin, are in full-time ministry. Kevin serves as a full-time Chaplain for a local hospice while also serving part-time as a Chaplain in the SC Army National Guard. Laurie serves as a music teacher and High School Chorus Director at Anderson Christian School, manages her independent ministry and regularly contributes writings to other websites. They have three children: Luke, Lydiaruth and Canaan. Kevin and Laurie and their family reside in Anderson, SC.