In 1986, after 17 years of marriage, Paula lost her husband, Darryl, to a sudden brain aneurysm. “This sudden and tragic event in my life was a challenge to everything I believed as a born-again Christian.” But Paula clung to God through the grieving process and today desires to serve as an instrument of support to orphans, more specifically to the emancipated youth, and widows, the unchurched and anyone who has lost their way spiritually.
The defining scripture that leads the vision of From Widow To Winner Projects is Isaiah 1:17, “Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.”