About the Author, Stacy Latrece has been saved since the age of nine years old. At the age of 26 years old she was baptized, filled with the Holy Spirit, and began to develop a close relationship with Christ. Stacy traveled around the world while she served 4 years in the Navy working as an Electrician’s Mate on the USS Caron DDG in Norfolk, VA. After serving in the military she earned several degrees: An Associate Degree from Waubonsee Community College, a Bachelor’s Degree from Aurora University, and a Master’s Degree from Northern Illinois University. She is currently in her Doctoral program at NIU. Stacy has been a school teacher for over 16 years in District 204 in the state of Illinois. Stacy became a member at New Heart Worship Center in 2006. She became a Deaconess in 2010 and became an ordained minister in 2015. Stacy continues to walk in her calling and has written a book to help others on their spiritual journey called Built Strong on Purpose (2017). Stacy was inspired by God to write this book when she experienced some of the toughest times in her life that left her with no other choice than to be STRONG. Built Strong on Purpose is a book that will inspire others to tap into their inner strength that has been inside them their whole life. Stacy and her family recently wrote a family prayer book that teaches other families how to pray and how to pray together. This book is called 30 Prayers for Families. Stacy recently released 4 educational books for children which are part of her A to Z Series! Stacy is an authentic author and you will be blessed by her work! Don’t pass by this author! She’s a treasure.