Ann White – Author, TV Host

Sharon Wilharm interviews author Ann White at NRB 2018

Those of you in the Atlanta area will recognize Ann White as co-host for the popular talk show Atlanta Alive. She's also an author, speaker, and Bible teacher. In our interview at NRB Convention she talked about her book Courage for Life.  In fact, it's a set of books - Courage for Life, the Courage…

Laura Harris Smith – Author and Television Host

Sharon Wilharm interviews author Laura Harris Smith at NRB 2018

Laura Harris Smith got her start in television when she was three-years-old and her parents put her in a commercial.  At forty, as the mother of six kids, she took them to a talent agency, and ended up booking herself a role as a TV host for Shop At Home TV.  Now she's the host…

Alex Seeley – Author, Minister, Speaker

Sharon Wilharm interviews actor Alex Seeley at NRB 2018

Alex Seeley and her husband moved from Australia to Nashville to follow God's call. They started a church in their basement with seven members. Now six years later The Belonging Co has 10,000 members meeting in a downtown warehouse. In our interview at NRB Convention we talked about their ministry as well as her new…

Kim Chaffin – Simply Blessed

Kim Chaffin and Sharon Wilharm at NRB Convention

I love the name of Kim Chaffin's blog - Heartfelt Ramblings of a Midlife Domestic Goddess. When you go to her blog, you immediately notice the bright pink background and sweet cartoon artwork. You can tell right away that she's a woman with a sense of fun. I got to meet her in person at…

Erica Willis – Author, Prayer Warrior

Sharon Wilharm interviews author Erica Willis at NRB 2018

I have a great admiration for anyone who gets up early in the morning, especially when they make the choice on their own. Erica Willis gets up at 5am every morning to spend an hour in prayer before kicking off her day. Not only that, but she's created a worldwide prayer movement called theFives, women …

Sarah Bowling – Author, Television Host, Co-Pastor

Sharon Wilharm interviews Sarah Bowling at NRB 2018

Sarah Bowling is one of those people you meet and immediately feel like you've known her forever. Her enthusiasm and warmth are contagious. The daughter of the Rev. Wallace and Marilyn Hickey,  she and her mom co-host a daily television program that reaches a potential audience of 2.2 billion households worldwide. In our NRB Convention…

Lucas Miles – Pastor, Author, Podcaster, Filmmaker

Sharon Wilharm interviews Lucas Miles at NRB 2018

NRB Convention is always a hub of interviews. In the case of Lucas Miles, he was alternating between conducting interviews for The Lucas Miles Show and being interviewed by other media like Faith Flix. His podcast features top influencers in faith and entertainment like Kevin Downes, Kathie Lee Gifford, Atticus Shaffer, and Kristy Swanson. During…

When God Calls the Heart – With Brian Bird and Michelle Cox

NRB 2018 - Brian Bird, Sharon Wilharm, Michelle Cox

If you've ever watched Hallmark Channel, you're familiar with the popular series When Calls the Heart. What you may not know is that there's now a devotional book to go along with the series. Brian Bird, executive producer and co-creator of the series, has teamed up with author Michelle Cox to create When God Calls…

What If You Could? – Book Review and Author Interview

Sharon Wilharm interviews Jackelyn Viera Iloff at NRB 2018

I came home from NRB Convention our first night, dead tired, but eager to start reading through the stack of books written by the many authors that we'd met that day. At the top of that stack was What If You Could? Find Faith in the Face of Fear by Jackelyn Viera Iloff.  It was…

Shaped Notes – Book Review and Author Interview

NRB convention Sharon Wilharm and Larnelle Harris

I grew up listening to Larnelle Harris, so I was excited when I found out about his new memoir co-written with Christine Schaub. Shaped Notes is the story of how ordinary people in Larnelle's life influenced him and helped shape him into who he is. In the book he reveals painful incidents from his past…