Tonja has been married to Nathan for 26 years and is mom to Daniel, Carissa, Rebekah, and Caleb, and new daughter-in-love Hayley. She is a full time stay-at-home mom and homeschool teacher. She enjoys frequent trips to the Dominican Republic, teaching ladies’ and children’s classes and seminars. In her spare time, she proofreads for Kaio Publications, plainsimplefaith, and Think magazine. Her most recent adventure is helping train service dogs through the organization Retrieving Independence, training dogs for mobility, seizure alert, diabetic alert, or PTSD. Tonja and her family live in middle Tennessee and worship with the Southern Hills church of Christ.