Ryann Shoaf – Christian – wife – mother – teacher – writer – speaker – friend
Ryann Shoaf has a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and believes that the only way to heaven is by accepting Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, welcoming Him into our lives to rule, and understanding that it was His sacrifice on the cross for our sins that allows us to have a personal relationship with the Lord.
Ryann has been married to her husband for 10 years and is raising 6 children (1 of them now an adult) in California. She has learned to embrace each of their unique personalities and the individuals the Lord has created them to be. She loves the adventures and moments she is privileged to be a part of as they grow into Christ Followers.
Ryann is a public school teacher and has been passionately pursuing her calling to educate students for 18 years. She has written 2 books for educators in an effort to help them realize their full potential while being encouraged in the work they are doing for the Lord. (see below for links to purchase)
Ryann accepted Christ as her savior when she was a desperate teenager trying to find a will to do more than just survive, but to thrive. She has pushed through depression, pain, suffering, trials of faith and friendship, parenting, humility, and continues to walk a journey of faith with the Lord.
Ryann has committed her life to showing others the freedom that is possible when they come to Him, no matter their hurts, sin, or shortcomings. He wants a personal relationship with each of us. In her words,
“He loves us where we are, brokenness, pain, fear, doubts, and all. It is His desire to grow in us confidence, peace, and joy. It is only in Him that we will feel fully loved and treasured.”