An author and a speaker, Gayla Grace communicates with a humble and transparent heart that draws people in to listen and learn. She shares from her own hard places with a desire to drive her audience toward God and discover His comfort, wisdom, and peace for every season.
Gayla holds a master’s degree in Psychology and Counseling and offers practical guidance on how to build thriving relationships, united marriages, and strong families. She weaves hope, faith, and humor into every presentation with real-life stories and nuggets of wisdom from her own spiritual journey.
An experienced communicator, Gayla has spoken to a variety of audiences at women’s events, couple’s events, and church events, both large and small, as well as various podcast, radio, video, and audio recording mediums.
She currently serves on staff as a writer and a speaker with FamilyLife®, an international organization that provides biblical, practical help with a mission to effectively develop godly families who change the world one home at a time.
Consider past speaking topics or contact Gayla to discuss a message specifically crafted to the needs of your audience:
- The Secret to Contentment
- Walking through your Fears
- Making Peace with the Pieces of your Life
- Grief: Giving Voice to Loss
- The Beauty of Forgiveness
Especially for Stepfamilies:
- Parenting Essentials: Raising Kids in a His and Hers Family
- Navigating the Bumps of Stepfamily Life
- Creating Healthy Stepfamilies
- Overcoming the Myths of Stepfamily Life
- Co-Parenting Well Between Two Homes
“I was so pleased to have had Gayla speak to the women at Moody Bible Institute’s Renew Women’s Conference! Gayla is a thoughtful, compassionate communicator. She is full of practical advice and counsel for stepmothers and stepfamilies. I especially love her transparency as she shares personal stories of struggles and victories. I loved Gayla so much she’s now a regular guest on my morning show.”
“Women of Courage was so honored to have Gayla speak at our monthly Woman Church. Gayla was so encouraging by teaching us how to walk confidently with the Lord through our fears. Her love for Jesus and her love for helping others was so apparent and made the night very uplifting. We are so thankful for her commitment to serving the Lord.”
“We were so blessed by Gayla at our women’s banquet. Her transparency and powerful life-changing suggestions were dynamic and encouraging.”
“Gayla is a refreshing speaker who shares her journey of grace and reliance on God. She inspires her audience with the transparency of her stories and shows how God can bring beauty from our struggles.”
Debbie, North Carolina
“Gayla is a gifted speaker who demonstrates a life submitted to Jesus through her love, kindness, and acceptance. She challenges her audience to pursue the Lord with a fresh vigor.”
“Gayla’s genuine spirit and encouraging words draws others to her message. She is a shining example to those who aspire to show Christ-like love to their family. She gave me such encouragement and strength for my journey as a stepmother.”