I only met her once in person.
Yet, she had a life-changing impact on me. Her gracious words, her honesty in her blog and her love for her God, her family and those who crossed her path shone through her words and actions.
A friend first introduced me to the writings of Kara Tippetts when a loved one in my life was diagnosed with cancer. I began reading the words of this thirty-eight-year old mother of four and I was challenged, and convicted to look beyond the now.