Christian Devotions SPEAK UP!
About This Show
SPEAK UP! is an outreach of Christian Devotions, a daily devotional ministry of inspiration and hope.
Guest call in number: 347 884 9367
The devotions are written by best selling Christian authors delivered via email, Kindle - www.amazon.com/dp/B004HD5R72/ and online.
Most Recent Episode
Attacking Alzheimer's with Sherry Sharp on Speak UP!
2 days ago
Sherry Sharp and her family are strong supporters of Alzheimer’s disease research. Mrs. Sharp’s late husband, Richard L. Sharp, founded the car dealership chain CarMax and V-Ten Capital Partners, served as CEO of Circuit City electronics and was chairman of the board of Crocs shoes. He passed away from posterior cortical atrophy, a rare form of Alzheimer’s disease, at age 65. In her husband’s honor, Mrs. Sharp has joined the board of Cure Alzheimer’s Fund to further our mission of preventing, slowing or reversing Alzheimer’s disease.
Sherry has devoted herself to improving the lives of others through education, children’s services, and medical research. In addition, she had devoted time to Christian Ministry and writing, including publishing Chicken Soup for the Soul, Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias Edition. Her story, Life Interrupted, was inspired by her experience as caregiver to her husband after he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. Mrs. Sharp lives in Richmond, Virginia.