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Dolley communicates with an enthusiasm and humor that will engage your woman. Her practical application of Biblical truths will draw them closer to the Lord and her God-given gift for communication will capture their hearts. When Dolley speaks, your heart will resonate with hers - you know she understands -- Diane Kohler, Pastor of Woman's Ministries, Mariner's Church, Irvine, CA.


Each session the Lord spoke through Dolley to stir our hearts to respond to Him and His Word ... her ministry to us not only produced fruit on there treat, but fruit that has remained many months afterwards. -- Marcia Bishop, Author and Bible Teacher, Hoffmantown Church, Albuquerque, NM


... Friendship Gifts From the Heart:

Thank You! Thank you! Thank you! What a privilege it was to have you as our speaker. I can't tell you how many women have communicated that to me either verbally or in writing.
Louise Hartz, Chino Valley Community Church, Chino CA

Time has passed to allow the fragrance of the weekend to flow through my heart and soul. What a wonderful time in the presence of our Lord! Thank you for sharing your life with "my" ladies and with me.
Betty Hamby, Calvary Baptist Church, Bellflower, CA

... The Call to Love:

You touched my life and my heart ... what a blessing you are ... God does use you in mighty ways ... your vivaciousness, your speaking abilities,  I count it a privilege to have worked with you.
Kay Van Weerthuizen, Worship Leader, Long Beach Christian Reform Church, Long Beach CA

... Gifts from the Heart:

Thank you a million times over. We need you to come back again and again!!! We gals at Trinity just adore you.
Tracy Trask, Trinity Presbyterian Church, Tussling, CA

... Christmas Gifts from the Heart:

God has used you to bring women into His kingdom, to help heal some broken hearts and give hope to many. As I'm getting feedback, I am amazed what God has done.
Doris Ehrle, Coordinator of the Victorian Christmas Teas, Evangelical Free Church of Yorba Linda, CA

... Morning by Morning:

I came to this retreat hurting-wondering why things have gone so wrong in my life. Your message meant so much. Thank you for touching my life.
J.D., Hoffmantown Church Albuquerque, NM

... Legacy:

It was as if you came just to encourage me ... For years my family has struggled to live beyond our past. Your shared experiences have served to prove that "with Christ, all things ARE possible."
Linda Moore, First Baptist Church, Alabaster, Alabama

... Mr. & Mrs:

I learned that dates with your wife are still very important ... becoming parents doesn't replace your relationship as husband and wife. Tome was great, he represented the male perspective to a "T"! The Carlson's love for each other made the talk real.
David George, Loving Savior Lutheran Church, Chino Hills, CA

... Retreat:

God has placed you in the memories that each of us will cherish when we look back on the weekend. Your eyes reflect the love you have for the Lord. Someone remarked that you could tell which ladies went to the retreat because they are the ones who are glowing. We thank you for letting us glow!
Sue Vogt, Director of Women's Ministries, St. John's Lutheran Church Orange, CA

... Romance in Marriage:

Your talk made me feel so close to my husband, remembering all the romantic times we've had. And you gave me a great bunch of ideas! Please come back soon!
Pam Fisher, Crossroads Christian Church, Corona, CA

... Sister Act:

I thank Him for bringing you to use and for you accepting the challenge. "Sister Act" was a blessing all around.
Jo Bender, Coordinator of Women's Retreat, First Baptist Church, Irving, TX

... This Old House:

God shines so bright in your life and it was wonderful to feel that "Sonshine" as He radiated from your heart! Thank you!
Jackie Garrity, Hoffmantown Church, Albuquerque, NM

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