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Lillian Sparks

Reverend Lillian is the author of Tough Cookie, Parents Cry Too, and newly released Don't Cry for Me. They tell the story of her eldest son, Bryon, and his lifelong battle with a rare skin disease. Bryon went to be with the Lord in 1995 at the age of 21. Sparks holds a B.A. in Biblical Literature from Northwest College of the Assemblies of God and a diploma in Sacred Music from Zion Bible Institute. She and her husband, Reverend Stephen Sparks, have three children and reside in Springfield, Missouri.

Articles by: Lillian Sparks


How to Be Your Spouse’s Cheerleader

The gift of encouragement can literally light up a person’s life. Florence Littauer in her book, Silver Boxes,…


What is Life All About?

A number of years ago, my husband and I attended a “Focus Over Fifty” conference at the Focus…


Will You Be My Friend?

One of the greatest needs of women today is finding a true friend. In my travels across the…


Follow the Leader

Leadership is influence! To the extent we influence others, we lead them. Paul understood the importance of influence…

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