Biography of Poet, Debbie Harris
Debbie Harris holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Education, a Master of Performance Studies degree from Bob Jones University, and a Masters of Science degree from Texas A & M University at Commerce with a double emphasis in School Counseling and Community Counseling. She has also served as an Assistant Professor of Speech and Drama at Grand Rapids Baptist College and Seminary (now Cornerstone University) and as Adjunct Professor of Drama at Dallas Baptist University. She is currently a School Counselor and has been a volunteer Chaplain at Parkland Hospital. She is a member of the Poetry Society of Texas and Faith Writers. Her passion is to further the kingdom of the Savior through Christian poetry and exalt the name of Jesus Christ, name above all names.
She has been featured in the 2012 March/April issue of Southern Writers Magazine as a Christ Centered Contemplative Poet and has written two articles for them as well as one blog spot on their online website which is listed below.
A portion of her poem “He Is Able” was included in the August 2013 issue of Conversations Journal. A few of her poems will be included in the upcoming on line magazine, Living Magazine out of Richardson, Texas.
The poem, “Breathe In Christ, Exhale Spiritual Wealth”, has been featured as a guest blog spot in Faithful Devotions September 9, 2013.
Her poem, “Impossibilities Become Possible With An Amazing God” will be featured in an upcoming issue of Christian Quarterly Magazine.
Her poem, “Celebrating Christmas All Year Long” is in the November/December Gaither Home Coming magazine.
She was just recently featured on Marlena Graves beautiful blog. The article was On The Beauty And Goodness Of Our Precious Triune God.
Her complete poem, He Is Able, was featured on Sharon Hoover’s,
amazing blog on January 12, 2015
She is a Life Line writer and regular contributor on The Life Notes: The Café Blog.
The poem, The Crucified Life Brings More Of Christ And Less Of Self is featured in the March/April issue of The Old School House Magazine on page. 78.
Poet, Debbie Harris, has been contracted to write a poem for the 2015 November/December issue of The Old School House Magazine.
She is also listed on women author speakers
Which Church Am I? has been featured in World Magazine, Home & School Magazine, Southern Writers Magazine and listed on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and Christian Bookstore Distributor Websites. Which Church Am I? is now an E-book available on Kindle and Sony. Written in skillfully crafted free verse, poet Debbie Harris blends elegance, beauty, and sensitivity into Christ centered portraits. Which Church Am I? is a compelling and thought provoking poetry series challenging both seekers and believers to thoughtfully ponder the modern day church. The reader is invited to enter each church as a participant. This poetry series is a must have for those who desire an intimate personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
Her second book, 365 Christ Centered Contemplative Poems, is a daily devotional encouraging all believers to claim Jesus Christ as their source for victorious and joyous living. It will be published within the next six to nine months. It will be featured in Southern Writers Magazine.