Tuesday, February 1, 2011
"THE READING ROOM" Author Sabriena Williams
Sabriena Williams developed the gift of creative writing at the early age of 12, when she inscribed her daily thoughts in a diary. Today her passion for writing has led to the publication of two books with five others awaiting debut.
Sabriena is a native of Gainesville, FL. She received her A.A. degree in general studies from Edwards Waters College in Jacksonville, FL, then proceeded to Bethune Cookman University, In Daytona Beach, FL where she obtained her B.S. degree in psychology. She later pursued her M.S. in mental health counseling from in Davie, FL.
Sabriena is the proud mother of two wonderful teenagers, Ja’kya Romea, 19, and Je’rod Harvey 15. She currently works as an adult outreach counselor for a domestic violence network in Gainesville, FL. She is an astounding author of two power packed books: An Inspirational Touch: Embracing the Touch from God, which was released in 2006 and her new release – Christian fiction “Wait on the Lord, I say Wait (spring 2010). Her upcoming book releases are: The Chocolate Bar Christian, Poetic Praises, What’s the meaning behind the TEXT? Are you a D.I. V.A.? and The Prodigal .
Sabriena is the visionary of Total Vision Motivational Ministries. The ministry was birthed in 2004 in Gainesville, FL. Total Vision Motivational Ministries is a ministry ordained to empower women from all denominations, races, age groups and economic status. The purpose of the ministry is to encourage women to seek a personal relationship with God while pursuing their purpose in life.
Sabriena was recently ordained as pastor under the leadership of Bishop Sheldon McCray – New Birth Sounds of Thunder Ministries in Greensboro, NC. She hopes to use her God given talents and gifts to spread the word of God through ministry, via outreach, book writings- signings, plays/productions, speaking engagements and personal interaction to help heal a wounded world one soul at a time.
Although Sabriena has been called a pastor, preacher, teacher, prophetess, evangelist, and comedian, however the one title she holds dear to her heart is