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Nell is the former Director of Women’s Ministries at the First Evangelical Free Church of Fullerton where she served for over 10 years. Prior to that, she played a formative role in establishing Women’s Ministries at Scottsdale Bible Church (1972–1979) and Austin Ridge Bible Church (1986–1995) while her husband was senior pastor at the churches. She continues to mentor several directors of women’s ministries at both Anglo and ethnic churches, and maintains an active speaking schedule at retreats and conferences. Her husband, Don Sunukjian, is currently professor of preaching at Talbot School of Theology. They have five grown children and 18 grandchildren.

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