About

Dr. Bob Barnes Bob Barnes is President of Sheridan House Family Ministries serving the needs of families and children in South Florida. He is a well noted speaker, presenting at seminars and conferences on Parenting and Marriage throughout North America. He is also the host of a weekly radio program and the author of ten books for families, published in several languages. Dr. Barnes has a doctorate in counseling and received his education at Maryville College, and Florida Atlantic University. He has been married to Rosemary Johnson Barnes since 1972 and they have two married children, Torrey and Robey.
Torrey Roberts Torrey Roberts has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Asbury University. For nine years she served as a Behavioral Specialist for teenage girls living in residential care at Sheridan House Family Ministries.She has also served as a houseparent along with her husband Adam in one of the children homes for two years. Torrey and her husband were youth directors in a local church. After ten years of helping other people raise their children, currently, Torrey is enjoying being a mommy to her sons Reuben and Judah, as well as writing for Parenting Today.
Ruthie J Born and raised in a Miami pastor’s home, Ruthie J spent her teenage and young adult years serving at her church’s children and youth ministries. She married into a blending family in 2008 and is happy to be step-mom to 4 children, ages 8 to 14.
Parenting On PurposeĀ is a resource of Sheridan House Family Ministries. To learn more about Sheridan House and how they are helping children and families, visit www.shfm.org