Debi is an active member of Lighthouse Baptist church in La Verne, California. She was raised in a committed Christian home and personally trusted Christ as Savior at a young age. Both she and her late husband have actively served in a variety of ministries. Debi is currently a staff counselor at Lighthouse, ladies' ministry director and adult Sunday School teacher. She has two children who actively serve the Lord, eight grandchildren and one great grandchild. Debi has been a certified Biblical counselor for over 30 years and has been actively speaking at ladies' conferences as well as teaching counseling classes for many years. She has written several Ladies' Bible Study books, as well as a variety of counseling materials used in the Women Counseling Women seminars.