Lauren Gaskill Book Launch Party

Lauren_GaskillJoin author and national speaker Lauren Gaskill in our shop as we celebrate the release of her book Into the Deep: Diving Into a Life of Courageous Faith!


Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 7-9pm
The Designed For Joy Studio, 1104 W Cabarrus St., Raleigh (Easy street parking.)
Appetizers and wine will be served.


Lauren Gaskill is an author, speaker and founder of She Found Joy. She is in the process of publishing her first book, Into the Deep: Diving Into a Life of Courageous Faith, which releases Nov. 6, 2018. Diagnosed with an incurable genetic disorder (Hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome), Lauren is passionate about encouraging others to fight for faith and keep hope alive — no matter what. When she’s not writing, Lauren loves to cook, bake and go on hikes with her husband and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, who is affectionately named Reese after Lauren’s favorite candy, peanut butter cups.


Following Jesus doesn’t guarantee sunny skies and smooth sailing. In fact, the waters of life are often tumultuous, crashing over us. Sometimes we can feel that we’re drowning in a sea of confusion, division, frustration, complacency, or disillusionment. We need more than a shallow faith to survive these deep waters.

Into the Deep is an invitation to dive headfirst into a life of courageous faith. With endearing warmth and authenticity, Lauren Gaskill shares how she and others have learned to swim with Jesus in the deep waters of life—facing challenges such as anxiety, depression, and chronic illness—only to discover a more authentic, enduring faith that cannot be shaken by circumstances. In addition to examining the character of God and the lives of women and men of the Bible who chose to dive deeper with God, she provides practical examples and tools that help us take our faith to the next level by learning to make decisions by faith alone, control our reactions to overwhelming situations, and live a life rooted in love.


Designed For Joy is a nonprofit living wage artisan group hiring women coming from or at risk for trafficking and those living with food and housing insecurities.


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