My reaction? I raised my eyebrows just a little, not to her request but as a question: “Lord, are You kidding?”
Author Archive for Lelia Fry
- Lelia Fry was born in Princeton, WV and received her B.A. from Concord College, majoring in Geography and History with emphasis in Philosophy. She received a M.A. in Biblical Studies from the Regent University School of Divinity in 2008, where she also worked as a graduate assistant and as coordinator for the Ph.D. in Renewal Studies program. Lelia is currently pursing a Ph.D. in Biblical Studies at Emmanuel College of the Toronto School of Theology in the University of Toronto. Her primary academic interests are in Early Jewish and Christian understandings of the "fear of God" and the reception of Jewish scripture in the Second Temple period. She has a passion for ministry to students, especially through encouragement and prayer. Lelia enjoys reading, learning languages, discovering new coffee shops, experiencing diverse cultures, and listening to any kind of music—as long as Frank Sinatra is singing.