Chief Operating Officer
Laura Bradshaw is our Chief Operations Officer. In this position, she utilizes her business expertise as well as her specialized leadership training from Disney and Dave Ramsey to provide ministry excellence at Refreshing Spring. She is passionate about developing leaders and helping people reach their full potential. Laura has the gift of leadership and loves God’s word, especially the book of Joshua. She is definitely a warrior leader.
She and her husband, Austin, have been married 11 years and have two daughters. They often minister together as a one-flesh team to marriages, having been trained in the international marriage ministry 2=1. They have shared very transparently at marriage seminars with Ron and Sherry and have been couples small group leaders at Faithbridge for many years. Laura and her family have received much healing through the ministry of Refreshing Spring and she is always eager to share that with others.
Laura is currently developing and implementing a new, unique leadership development curriculum for Christian businesses and churches using many of the key Biblical principles we incorporate in our ministry sessions at Refreshing Spring.
Director of Heart Matters Leadership
Director of Heart Matters Leadership, Certified Personal Development Life Coach with Leader Breakthru, Certified John Maxwell Life Coach and Speaker, Worship Leader, Prayer Minister
Debi’s passion is to empower and develop leaders to walk out their God-given purpose. She is uniquely qualified to help people with life’s struggles or pain through either sessions in Life Coaching and/or Prayer Ministry. A client recently shared, “What you see as a problem, Debi will see as a stepping stone and she will show you how to refocus and then continue on your path. She will hear what you are speaking and also what you are not saying and through the Holy Spirit reach your heart and bring it back to life”. Debi’s core desire is to see you set free to live out your divine purpose.
As Director of Heart Matters Leadership, Debi will be training and developing Facilitators, Mentors and Prayer Partners to serve in this ministry. Leadership Seminars and Training will be developed as well under Debi’s focused and inspiring leadership.
Debi leads worship at Ladies Retreats, and other special events and is passionate about leading us to experience the power and intimacy of the Lord. Debi loves to also teach on the power and meaning of worship and why we need to walk in a lifestyle of worship to glorify the Lord. She has also written several original plays that creatively encourage the body of Christ in their destiny and calling of God.
Debi has been married to Michael for over 38 beautiful years. They have 3 children and two grandchildren. Both Michael and Debi find complete joy in celebrating life and special moments with their family as they serve God together in their community.
Director of Prayer Ministry
Currently serving as Director of Prayer Ministry, Dana Grindal is passionate about prayer and teaching others to pray. Dana is a trained prayer minister and prayer leader. She loves to join the Holy Spirit to help others find healing, freedom and greater intimacy with our Lord Jesus Christ.
Dana has been involved in prayer ministry for 20 years through her church and Moms in Prayer International. She has served as Area Coordinator and Regional Coordinator, and currently serves as New Group Coordinator for the STX Moms in Prayer State Team.
Dana and Corey have been married for 24 years and have four children Christian and his wife Ashley, Cami and Colton.