Doreen, along with her husband Les, have been lovers of Israel since their wedding day at the close of the Six Day War in 1967. They have three daughters and seven grandchildren. Doreen has home-schooled the daughters and two grandchildren. She also taught school in both elementary and secondary classrooms for several years. She earned her Bachelor Degree from Berkshire Christian College. The Lawrences lived and pastored in Florida for 30 years and have lived near Wake Forest, NC since 1997. Doreen loves her garden, chickens and various artistic endeavors including the cover designs of all but one of our ten published books.