Marlene Banks is founding word warrior of Strait Gate Kingdom Outreach. She is a faith inspired novelist divinely designed to minister through written words. Her love for storytelling and propensity to teach has revealed her calling as a Kingdom writer. With numerous published novels of different genres, she has established her story telling proficiency with a personal commitment to her Christian beliefs. Her signature declaration “Christ Jesus is Author and Finisher of my faith and my fiction.” aptly expresses her heart.
Marlene has an associate degree in theology and enjoys studying Scripture. She has a penchant for American history with an emphasis on the African American experience. Marlene is a dedicated wordsmith who firmly believes words matter and how they are used makes a difference. Her written word communication in all its forms are Holy Spirit inspired. She writes both fiction and nonfiction being a word warrior in willing Kingdom service.