Canadian L'Abri

Clarke and Julia Scheibe

Julia grew up just south of Vancouver, in White Rock, B.C. and studied at Trinity Western University in Langley, B.C., receiving her BSc in Nursing in 1998. After two years of hospital work, she transitioned to Community Health Nursing in the Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, a place beset with prostitution, heavy drug use, and homelessness. She also studied part-time at Regent College. Her interests are playing the viola, singing, reading classics, cooking, gardening, and playing games.

Clarke grew up in Memphis, TN. He graduated in 1998 with a Bachelors of Liberal Arts (University of Mississippi), with a Creative Writing emphasis; and then with a Masters of Divinity (Regent College) in 2004. His interests are in theology, philosophy, social critique, pop culture, literature, short fiction, sports, and music.

Clarke and Julia have two young children.

Liz Snell

Liz grew up in Victoria on Vancouver Island. She studied at the University of Victoria, taking a year off to live in India (2008-2009.) She graduated with a degree in Creative Writing and English Literature (2013.) Her interests include painting, literature, nature, writing, and the domestic arts.