Simonetta Carr was born in Italy and has lived and worked in different cultures. A former elementary school teacher, she has home-schooled her eight children for many years. She is the author of the series Christian Biographies for Young Readers (Reformation Heritage Books) and is presently working on a short biography of Renée of France for Evangelical Press. She lives in Santee, California, with her family and is a member and Sunday school teacher at Christ United Reformed Church.
The board of Trustees for Liberty University announced they asked University President Jerry Falwell, Jr. to take an indefinite leave of absence after he posted an inappropriate picture on his Instagram account.