Debbie Lanier has been a Forsyth Woman columnist since March, 2012. Her educational studies range from psychology and counseling to ministry and leadership. All of these areas focus on a great love in her life – people! Debbie is married to her forever love, Dr. Paul Lanier. Together, they have two children, Kaylyn and Paul. They started Hope Community Church in 1990 and continue to invest themselves in an ever-growing congregation. Debbie’s passion is helping people find purpose in their lives and genuine, lasting hope in their days!