Just when life bloomed full of promise, multiple sclerosis attacked Jo's body. How would she cope with this erratic disease? How could she overcome her husband's betrayal? Unveiling her struggles to understand-not merely survive-MS and her painful unwanted divorce, transforming them into meaningful life experiences, author Jo Franz leads readers through her story of perseverance and continually growing faith. Not only learning who she is, but
to whom she belongs, Jo finds love and triumphant victories despite abuse, abandonment and physical injury, showing the world how she can Soar Unafraid.
After reading Soar Unafraid I got to know another Jo-one who has been through more than I
had ever known. Her deep faith, courage and perseverance are a lesson for us all.
Executive Director, American Diabetes Association, San Diego, CA
(former vice president, National MS Society, Orange County, CA)
It's the tale of a life faithfully lived. What a vulnerable, powerful testimony! In persevering
and growing toward God even in difficulties and disappointments, Jo gives inspiration,
pointing us toward the grace, redemption, and hope found in Christ.
author of Sacred Marriage and Sacred Influence
With tender vulnerability and biblical wisdom, Jo shares her journey of physical and emotional
healing. Her faith challenges and inspires me. I enthusiastically recommend this book.
Sandra D. Wilson, PhD.
seminary professor, spiritual director, and retired family therapist
author of Released From Shame and Into Abba's Arms