Elieze Strydom was born in South Africa. She met and married a minister in that coun­try where they served for 19 years. The last six years her husband served as president of the Cape Conference in the southern most tip of Africa. Two years ago they came to the United States and now serve in the Carolina Conference where she works in the office as a secretary. Elieze enjoys painting, reading, sewing, and just having a good time outside in nature with her husband and three chil­dren.

—Via Shepherdess International