Sharon Garlock SpiegelGenerations

When Edward Garlock was sober, he was a kind, hard-working farmer providing for his wife and eight children. But when he was drunk, he transformed into a bull capable of absolute cruelty. Then one day two young men showed up on his doorstep, putting into motion an amazing series of events. Edward soon found himself at a campground in Framingham, Massachusetts, walking into a revival tent. The Holy Spirit changed not only his life, but thousands of others through Edward. Sharon Garlock Spiegel shares her grandfather’s story of redemption, forgiveness and healing – and the impact one life can have on the following Generations. This true story of a family’s troubled past will leave you breathless at the depravity of human nature and amazed at the power Divine intervention.

Retail Price: $13.99 (plus S/H)
Release Date: October 2013
Page Count: 236
Size: 5.5″ x 8.5″
Binding: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-936501-13-7


Spiegel Photo 0513SHARON GARLOCK SPIEGEL is an ordained Assembly of God minister, administrator of a private Christian school, and pastor of South Park Assembly of God in Missouri. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Christian Counseling. Sharon is the author of Generations, (Crossriver Media), a true account of her grandparents’ life, which includes the horrors of addiction and abuse, and the power of redemption. Her other books include Fall of Grace, a mystery co-authored with her granddaughter, and Held Captive. Writing continues to be a passion for which she reserves precious time in her busy schedule. Her newest release, another mystery novel from Crossriver Media is due to release late 2017.

She and her husband, Roger, have three children, fourteen grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.

“Spiegel’s openness in sharing her family’s troubled history will leave you breathless at the depravity of human nature and the powerful work of Divine intervention.” – Dr. George O. Wood, General Superintendent, Assemblies of God, USA.

“I knew the first time I met Sharon, some seventeen years ago, there was something extra special – a solid foundation and unwavering confidence in God and His Word. Now I know the history behind this blessed family.” – Randy Brooks, actor/musician

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A gripping read of how God took an abusive, alcoholic, drug addicted man who was near death, and turned his life around to reach thousands for the Lord. Sharon Garlock Spiegel presents the history of her paternal grandparents with gripping word pictures that allow us to feel their pain and desperation, and the joy and celebration of God’s miraculous hand in their lives. – Debra B.,