A Modern-Day Lydia
The Sister Dorris Gilbert Story
About the Book
A Modern-Day Lydia: The Sister Dorris Gilbert Story tells of a humble woman who overcame a myriad of obstacles and challenges to become a stalwart prayer warrior in her home church. Although her youth was completely devoid of religion, she became keenly aware of the need for the salvation of God. Therefore, after connecting with a small church located in her neighborhood, she had an amazing encounter with the Lord. Afterward, the anointing of God impressed upon her the spirit of prayer and she went faithfully about her daily prayer. In turn, her deep faith and perseverance in prayer heightened the confidence of many who wanted to guarantee that their eternal inheritance be among those that are sanctified. Without doubt, as you read this biographical narrative of this humble servant, you will be amazed of her brilliant and faithful commitment to Christ, and will have no doubt that this loyal and caring servant of God had been truly touched by the transforming power of the risen Christ.
About the Author
Author Oliver Wright was born in Panama City, Florida, and reared in Quincy, Florida. After graduating from high school, he spent several years in the Army. He later graduated with an Associate, Bachelor, Master, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Business Management. He also earned a Bachelor and Master of Ministry degrees from Tripp Bible Institute. Dr. Wright is an ordained elder affiliated with the Church of God in Christ. He and his wife, Nina, are proud parents of three sons. They reside in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where they enjoy time with their children, grandchildren, and godchildren.