Lacresha's Official Biography

Lacresha N. Hayes is the founder and former President of Living Waters Publishing Company in Marion, AR. She also serves as the VP of Christian Consulting Company in Marion, AR. She is the founder of Christian Vitality magazine. Her work in the literary field is quite extensive. She is the author of:

The Rape of Innocence: Taking Captivity Captive

Becoming: My Personal Memoirs

The Culpeppers: Family of Faith series

Poetic Infinity: Passion and Promise

Full Exposure: BehindChurch Walls


Truth and Intimacy: A Couple's Journal

Mistakes Parents Make

Raw Redemption

Lacresha has been called an inspiration for today’s woman. She understands pain and how to make it work for her benefit. Through her books, ministry and multiple blogs, she has ministered to thousands of women. And her accolades don’t stop there. In fact, that is only the beginning. She is a speaker on the RAINN (Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network) Speaker’s Bureau, which is no small accomplishment since RAINN is the nation’s largest anti-sexual assault organization.  

Lacresha is also a teacher and a consultant/grant-writer. Through multiple teachers and because of the favor of God, she has been blessed to learn many skills and hone them for the work of the ministry.

Lacresha is married to Pastor Lensey C. Hayes of Compassionate Healing Ministries International. They have one son and currently reside in Marion, Arkansas.