Compiled by the students, faculty, and alumni of the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, this book offers sample menus for special occasions.
Jo Ann Leavell is an active member of her congregation and community. During her marriage to Dr. Landrum P. Leavell II, president emeritus of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, she taught classes for ministers wives and conducted family life conferences with her husband. Leavell served as president of the Ministers Wives of the Southern Baptist Convention, developed a training program for ministry wives at the Seminary, and received the Mrs. J. M. Dawson Award for distinguished ministers wives. Leavell also authored Pelicans Joy in the Journey and Dont Miss the Blessing. She resides in Wichita Falls, Texas. As a seminary professor and an accomplished writer, Rhonda Harrington Kelley has authored inspirational books that appeal to a Christian audience. After earning her bachelors and masters degrees from Baylor University, she completed her doctorate at the University of New Orleans. She hosted A Word for Women on WBSN radio, where she interviewed leading Christian personalities. She travels and speaks to groups, discussing topics such as spiritual discipline and biblical womanhood. She is also the author of Pelicans Divine Discipline: How to Develop and Maintain Self-Control and Dont Miss the Blessing Study Guide. She resides in New Orleans, Louisiana.