Adapted from Encounters with Christ: Experience the Miracles and Transforming Power of an Unexpected Savior, copyright 2005 by Richard Exley.  Published by White Stone Books, Inc., Lakeland, Fl., www.whitestonebooks.com.
Richard Exley is a gifted communicator who travels the country speaking in church, conference, and retreat settings. His rich and diversified background has included pastoring churches in Colorado and Oklahoma, as well as hosting several popular radio programs, including
Straight from the Heart. Exley’s bestselling books include The Rhythm of Life, Blue Collar Christianity, Witness the Passion, and Strength for the Storm. When not traveling the country as a speaker, Richard and his wife, Brenda Starr, spend their time in a cabin overlooking picturesque Beaver Lake in Northwest Arkansas. Richard is an aspiring bass fisherman and a noted amateur photographer.