Dixie Phillips began writing seasonal plays for children in 1987. These delightful programs have been published by Abingdon Press, Standard Publishing, Eldridge Publishing, Evangelizing Today's Child and Gospel Publishing House. One of Dixie's children's books, Stubby's Destiny, was awarded the 2008 Best Children's Animal Story by Books and Authors. Guardian Angel Publishing released One Noble Journey and Jesus Is Missing in 2009. One Noble Journey was awarded the 8th spot in the Top 10 Favorite Books of 2009 for Kids, Tweens and Teens. Guardian Angel Publishing will be releasing more of Dixie's books - Cinderfella and the Furry Godmother, Stilts the Stork and The Cat Came Back in 2010.
Dixie also has a passion for writing God's truths for adults. She has contributed to an award-winning devotional book and has ghostwritten books on marriage, health, poetry and personal testimonies. She is currently a topical curriculum writer for Randall House. Dixie is a pastor's wife of more than 30 years. She and her husband, Paul, have four grown children and have served the Gospel Lighthouse Church in Floyd, Iowa, for 28 years.