Kathryn Spurgeon

About

Kathryn likes to research and analyze history to find God’s thread through families and individuals. She also likes to make sushi with international students, go exploring with her grandchildren, and lounge in a hammock on the farm. A poet at heart, she writes to reveal God displayed in our everyday lives.

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  • Adoptive mother. Living in South Korea for two years in her early twenties, she spent time in an orphanage and adopted two Korean baby girls.
  • Single mom. During 18 years as a single mom, she went from welfare to college to owning a large corporation.

  • Career. As a single mom with three children, she earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Oklahoma and became a CPA. The medical company she owned took care of the medical needs of over 4,000 prisoners and hired over 100 personnel.

  • Speaker. She has taught Bible classes for more than 20 years, ranging from women’s studies to financial freedom classes, and spoken at many conferences.

  • Counselor. As a Director of the Oklahoma Jail and Prison Ministry for 12 years, she ministered to more than 200 inmates. She has several Counseling Certificates.

  • Ministry. She and her husband, Bill, hold weekly Bible studies in their home for international college students.

  • Writer. She has amassed a multitude of writings through the years, and published numerous stories, articles, and poems.

Her home church, Henderson Hills Baptist Church, is in Edmond, Oklahoma.

She and her husband are blessed with 6  children and 12 grandchildren.

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10 thoughts on “About

  1. How interesting Kathryn, I love reading this. Thanks so much. B

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  2. Wow, Mrs. Kathryn, I can already tell this is going to be one of my favorite websites. I will return quite often. You just radiate Jesus all over the place. Being in your presence is like sitting with Him. Take care.
    Love Shawn

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  3. It is a joy to know Kathryn personally and see her serve the Lord with the gifts He has graciously given her. She is “the real deal!”

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  4. good blog grams!

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  5. Way to go Kathryn!! I am glad you told me about your website. You have certainly made your mark and contribution to society. Your have left a legacy in His name. Blessings to you and your family, gena

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  6. Kathryn: I was delighted to see all of this about you. I have a degree in Criminal Justice and have worked in prisons, child welfare as well as helped the aged, disabled and blind. GOD has put it in my heart he has something great for me to do and I am letting my heart listen to him as we speak on this note. I love you and am so happy that we have so much in commen. Love Penny

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  7. Kathryn: I was delighted to see all of this about you. I have a degree in Criminal Justice and have worked in prisons, child welfare as well as helped the aged, disabled and blind. GOD has put it in my heart he has something great for me to do and I am letting my heart listen to him as we speak on this note. I love you and am so happy that we have so much in commen. Love Penny
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  8. Kathryn, you are such an inspiration! I loved reading this about you and truly feel that the work you all are doing in Jesus’ name is very inspiring and encourages others (especially me). Blessings to you and your family.
    In Him, Wenona Journeycake

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  9. I’m reading your book. Can’t wait to meet you at Rock Creek Creek Baptist church in August

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