Kingdom Connection Leaders - Meet Laura L. Padgett

Meet Laura L. Padgett

Laura is a multi-published, multi-awarded author and dancer. Her two nonfiction books Dolores, Like the River and Jesus in Shorts: Twenty-five Short Stories of Life-Changing Jesus Moments are among her many published works. With a passion for helping others see their worth and value through the lens of Jesus, she shares stories of God’s love and lessons in her journey of well over six decades. Through her monthly blog, Livin’ What You’re Given found on her website at,  she speaks with humor and authenticity into the truth that we are valuable and have purpose at every age and every stage. She also has been published in “Chicken Soup for the Soul” as well as many online Christian publications. Recently, Padgett started a podcast named after her blog, Livin’ What You’re Given. As she shares stories in various forms, she encourages others to find healing and inspiration for their life’s purpose in the Risen Christ. She is a wife, mother, grandmother, and proud native of Colorado who lives in Montrose, Co with husband Keith. She holds an MA in storytelling through creative movement from Regis University.

Laura served at the Kingdom Connection virtual event in August 2023 for our Leadership Session. It is our honor to introduce her to you!
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The Kingdom Connection 2023

Connection is a pillar of our vision here at Kingdom Industries United.
The Kingdom Connection virtual events for 2023 (KC2023) is one of our Unity Projects that has been organized and facilitated in our efforts to connect and build relationships across the body of believers! This outreach is intended to demonstrate Kingdom collaboration and connection as leaders from across the nation and world join together to unite and build up one another. Be strengthened, equipped, prayed for, and much more through this resource of sound counsel, tips, advice and the like available here at KIU. Remember, we are stronger together and you are not alone!

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