Lisa Bevere is an internationally known speaker and the New York Times bestselling author of Godmothers, Without Rival, Girls with Swords, and Lioness Arising. She cohosts the Conversations with John & Lisa Bevere podcast with her husband, John, and hosts The Godmother podcast. She and the team of Messenger International have given away more than fifty million discipleship resources and launched a discipleship app that reaches 225 countries. Lisa has traveled to empower women for more than thirty years and has been featured in outlets such as Hallmark's Home and Family, Life Today, Relevant magazine, the Dream Big Podcast with Bob Goff & Friends, The Happy Hour with Jamie Ivey, That Sounds Fun with Annie F. Downs, Christy Wright's Business Boutique, and more. She is the mother of four sons and grandmother of six children.