Beautiful words fill my mind.
I am speaking of royal things.
My tongue is like the pen of a skilled writer.
Psalm 45:1 NCV
Karen Moore is an award-winning author of over one hundred published books. Karen’s books for children, include “How Noah Knew What to Do” illustrated by renowned artist Pete Kersten, and two books for the Little Angels series with Roma Downey, an ABC Bible Story Book and others.
Karen’s inspirational and devotional books cover a wide range of topics and include daily devotionals and gift book formats. Karen has published numerous prayer and devotional books with Christians Art Gifts and has published with Simon & Schuster, Faith Words, Thomas Nelson, Hachette, Worthy, and Abingdon Press. She has written several books for teens and tweens including one for Joyce Meyer called The Battlefield of the Mind for Kids.
Karen also utilizes her writing talents as a greeting card professional. She teaches a six session course on greeting card writing and has published over ten thousand greeting cards over the years. Karen has worked with American Greetings, Gibson Greetings, Current, DaySpring Cards, and other publishers to develop card lines and concepts.
Karen is a writing conference speaker. Karen addresses a variety of inspirational, motivational, and practical writing tips to writer’s groups and other specialty groups across the country. She also speaks to women’s groups and church groups on inspirational topics.
Karen holds a Master’s Degree in Education and has taught both in grade schools and in colleges.
Karen’s goals these days include writing more books, speaking more often, and engaging more people to do daily devotions. To that end, she recently launched The Got Ten Minutes campaign. She wants everyone to build a personal relationship with God.
Karen is married to Bruce Barbour, and together they have six grown children and seven growing grandchildren.