The Author

Nicole Whitacre is a wife and mother of four. She lives with her family in Louisville, Kentucky, where they are members of Sovereign Grace Church of Louisville and her husband, Steve, is a student at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Nicole is the co-author of Girl Talk (Crossway, 2005) and Shopping for Time (Crossway, 2007) and blogs with her mom and sisters at


Without the cross as the reference point, we have no hope for lasting, genuine change.