About Us

Meet Our Teams

Dr. Deb Waterbury

Founder & President

Dr. Deborah Waterbury is the founder of Reap What You Sew and has authored nine books. Dr. Waterbury travels extensively, both nationally and abroad, leading conferences and teaching seminars and is the founder of the Reap What You Sew Project in Africa (RWYS.org). She hosts a weekly radio podcast show called “Doing Life with Dr. Deb,” and spends a great deal of her time writing curriculum as well as allegorical novels, including her popular series, The Painted Window Trilogy. Dr. Waterbury holds a Masters in the Art of Teaching from Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona, and acquired her Doctorate of Ministry in Biblical Expository Studies from Pillsbury Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri. She currently resides in Tucson, Arizona, with her husband, Jeff. For more information, visit Debwaterbury.com

Jeff Waterbury

Treasurer

Jeff Waterbury serves as the Treasurer of Love Everlasting Ministries. Jeff is a LT. Col. in the US Air National Guard, and when he isn’t doing the financial work for LEM, he is busy protecting our skies in an F-16. Jeff serves as the Chief of Safety for the guard unit in Tucson, Arizona, and has been a fighter pilot for 36 years. His years in the military have given him excellent leadership skills and a willingness to do whatever is necessary to get the job done. He has served in numerous capacities in his local church—elder, minister, teacher, and all-around handyman—and nothing seems to give him more pleasure than doing whatever is needed in the Body of Christ.

Joy Dunkelbarger-Reed

Vice President

Joy Dunkelbarger-Reed serves as Vice Chair for Love Everlasting Ministries. Joy has a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering and a Doctor of Pharmacy. She has practiced pharmacy in a retail setting for the past 17 years. Joy has been an active participant in her local church in the children’s ministry, VBS and with bible studies. She is also involved with volunteering at her children’s school. After the sudden death of her husband in March of 2015, she has had an increased heart and awareness for isolated women Joy currently resides in Tucson with her two children and a very active dog.

Cindy Morris

Secretary

Cindy Morris serves as the Secretary for Love Everlasting Ministries. Ms. Morris has attended bible college where she worked with various ministries in a support role, including serving as the personal traveling assistant to a Christian speaker. Ms. Morris has extensive experience as an office manager and bookkeeper for 20+ years, as well as experience in serving as the business administrator/assistant in various offices. She is presently working for a local dentist office in this capacity. Cindy has also served in her local church in women’s ministry as a facilitator and small group leader. She currently resides in Tucson, Arizona.

Alex Lopez

Administrator

Alex has three beautiful children with her husband, Frankie, and they reside in Tucson, Arizona. She works part time as an office manager for a local chiropractor and is a worship leader at her church. She has been in worship since middle school and continued with worship bands throughout most of her life. Alex also served as the Women’s Music Ministry Director under Dr. Deb in their local church in Tucson for 7 years. Alex is looking forward to working with Dr. Deb again in this new venture.

Kristen Tenniswood

Board Member

Kristen Tenniswood serves as a general board member for Love Everlasting Ministries. Kristen worked with kids worship ministry and then became a part of a worship team. She has been in music ministry for over 5 years and has been singing and playing the piano since she was about 7 years old. She is a full-time Dental Assistant and serves as the Treasurer and the fundraising coordinator for the Christian Motorcyclist Association. She currently resides in Tucson, Arizona, with her husband, Paul, and two children.

Our Mission

Encouraging a deeper understanding of Christ as the Eternal Bridegroom to all Christian women through teaching, ministering, connecting, and facilitating discipleship in the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Core Values

  • Providing sound biblical foundations for all roles and responsibilities for men and women of Christ
  • Personally displaying the qualities of biblical and Godly principles in our lives and ministries
  • Purposefully and diligently working toward the display of God’s glory throughout the world by way of this ministry
  • Prayerfully lifting one another up, supporting the vision and values of LEM in our actions and our thoughts
  • Pursuing with integrity, diligence, and excellence the work of the King

Reap What You Sew Vision

“For Christians to become eternally minded and Christ-exalting, knowing Him intimately as the Eternal Bridegroom.”