Rachel Gehring lives in Idaho with her amazing husband and four wonderful children, ages 5-18. For many years, Rachel was a stay-at-home-mom who volunteered in various ministries. In 2013, she was certified in spiritual direction at the Cenacle of Our Lady of Divine Providence School of Spirituality in Florida. She now offers spiritual direction and Ignatian Exercises in daily life through www.transformedbymercy.net. She also teaches high school theology at Summit Academy in the Diocese of Boise. Rachel believes that the Lord is our deepest desire, hopes to be a bridge to His Heart, and loves Him and others with enthusiasm and imperfection. Spiritual growth for real folks is Rachel’s passion.