Lauren Ashford serves on the leadership team for women’s discipleship at Summit RDU. She also leads a team of women who are dedicated to increasing biblical literacy among women at The Summit. She has an M.Div. in Biblical Counseling from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and specializes in counseling victims of abuse. She is married to Bruce, with whom she has three children. Bruce and Lauren have co-authored numerous articles about parenting for Fox News Opinion as well as Every Holiday a Holy Day, an e-book that explores how annual holidays are special moments to teach children about Christ and his gospel.