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Candy Abbott

Candy Abbott is a wife, grandmom, author, publisher, and inspirational speaker. Most of all, she considers herself a “fruitbearer” because it is her life’s goal to exhibit the fruit of the Spirit as described in Galatians 5:22-23 (love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control). Candy’s award-winning independent publishing company, Fruitbearer Publishing LLC, was established in 1999. She founded Delmarva Christian Writers’ Fellowship ( and Mothers With a Mission ( Candy lives in Georgetown, Delaware, with her husband, Drew, their Cocker Spaniel, Buttercup, and their black cat, Midnight. They have three children, four grandchildren, and became great-grandparents in 2017, with another on the way. For more information, visit