Carla Childs

Carla Childs currently works as a Site Director for a local after  school program. She graduated from Southern Illinois University with a Master’s degree in Education. She has traveled to five  countries; Costa Rica, Kenya, Germany, Poland, and Austria. She is a blogger (, writer for Nouveau Magazine, active member in her local faith community, worshiper, and intercessor. She enjoys writing, cooking, and shopping. She is a mother of six beautiful children Alexandria, John, Mariah, Braxton, Jessica, and Shawna, and a grandmother to five awesome grandchildren, Jayce, Jayanna, Jenesis, Jaceyon, and R.J. When she is not at her full-time job, she is working diligently on her catering business Naomi Ariel. Although, once a teen mother and labeled a statistic, she relishes every day on the fact that the man of her dreams (God) saved her! Her goal is to share her story of God’s goodness, redemption power, love, forgiveness, peace, and salvation. One of her favorite scriptures is Jeremiah 29:1For I know the plans I have for you declares the LORD, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Follow her on Instagram est_in_73