Dorena Williamson is a Preacher’s kid, First Lady, and veteran of cross-cultural ministry. In 1995 she and her husband planted Strong Tower Bible Church, a faith community in Nashville that celebrates the beauty of God’s diverse kingdom. Whether it’s in the Bible, in books, or on the big screen, Dorena loves the power of a good story. She is the author of ColorFullThoughtFull, and GraceFull, children’s books with B&H Kids that feature diverse ethnicity and shape perspective on race, disability and homelessness. As a longtime bridge builder and mother of four, she is passionate about planting seeds of truth for the next generation. Visit her at