Deb is an entrepreneur, and has owned her own leadership training and executive coaching practice for 16 years. She is an experienced speaker and more recently, an author. She is a featured writer for several online magazines and print articles with work appearing in Lifeway’s Mature Living Magazine, WHOA Magazine and Dallas Family Magazine.
Kregel published Deb’s first book, entitled Related by Chance, Family by Choice, in November 2013. It is the story of two women who love the same man: mothers and the girls who marry their sons. Mother-in-law / daughter-in-law relationships can be good. We just have to understand our roles and set our hearts on doing things God’s way. The book provides practical tools and guidelines to make these relationships as good and God honoring as they can possibly be.
Deb is currently working on two new books with Abingdon Press, both on the topic of marriage. The first, I Choose You Today: 31 Choices to Make Love Last will be released in January 2015. Don’t Go To Bed Angry: Stay Up and Fight will follow in January 2016.
She writes on the topic of family relationship at her website Family Matters/Deb DeArmond at debdearmond.com You can find articles on marriage, in-laws, adult children and more.
Deb is wife to her high school sweetheart, Ron, who showed her the path to become a Christ follower 38 years ago. Mom to three incredible sons. Gigi to two perfect grandboys (with one more boy on the way!). But Jesus is her favorite, and the guys have learned to live with it. She is a transplanted Californian who has been a proud Texan for almost 8 years and she loves the Lone Star state! Deb and her husband, Ron, live in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.