Margaret Drake BiographyMargaret Drake’s Bio: Margaret is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Hour of Harvest Incorporated which owns and operates the Christian television station WLJC. She hosts a Live, interactive, 90 minute Christian program called “Hour of Harvest”. It is reaching people where ever they are with the Gospel message. Margaret invites local pastors and Gospel musicians to be guests on her program. Margaret and her guests, together with a team of prayer partners share the audience’s burdens and offer prayer, teaching and music ministry.
Margaret is an interdenominational ordained minister. She has been involved in Christian ministry for nearly 50 years. She has co-pastored several churches and has been active in home missions with an emphasis on working with women, children, and elderly. Margaret loves and cares for all kinds of people. Her down to earth, non-judgmental, personal approach is well received by all. She offers hope, encouragement and a positive uplifting Christian message wherever she serves.
Margaret grew up on a farm in Lee County, Kentucky. Her parents, Henry and Elizabeth Hobbs raised six girls and four boys. Margaret loved working on the farm, raising and preserving food. She especially enjoyed the farm animals; they had cows, horses, sheep, pigs, chickens, geese, dogs and cats. Margaret later married a minister and is the mother of 4 children (2 girls and 2 boys), she has 10 grandchildren, and 14 great grandchildren. Margaret has always loved and enjoyed her family very much. Every day she calls each of their names out to God in prayer.
At the age of twelve Margaret attended a Bible Camp where she heard the plan of salvation and accepted Jesus as her personal Savior. She has since carried the burden for souls. Through her personal experiences with the Lord and the realization that we all are here for a short time, she wants to be used by God to bring hope, love, encouragement and the plan of salvation to all she comes in contact with.