Dianna Hobbs is founder of Empowering Everyday Women Ministries. Her Facebook inspirations inspire thousands within  the Body of Christ daily. To read what she has to say and be inspired, head on over to her Facebook page by CLICKING RIGHT HERE. 


Enjoy reading stories like these? Consider donating to Empowering Everyday Women Ministries, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

We distribute inspiring free content worldwide to edify the faith of believers and share the gospel with the broken and hurting. Our staff also launches initiatives and campaigns to benefit those who are overlooked, misused, forgotten and in need.

Learn more about who we are and why you should give today.

You can save lives. Learn more about EEW's advocacy and efforts to bring awareness to the epidemic of Autoimmune diseases that affect 50 million people, mostly women, in the U.S. Learn more here.


Devotion: Take your eyes off your circumstances MORE

Thinking too small? The word can help with that MORE5 scriptures to help you strengthen & exercise your faith  MOREGod is not a genie MOREDistracted by this crazy world? Stay focused! MORE 7 ways to receive divine revelation MOREBeing phony for social media likes? MOREThis Means War! How to fight against fear  MORE7 ways to be more confident in your calling MORE5 things not to do in the wilderness MOREIncrease your confidence in your God-give talents MORE5 ways to successfully practice abstinence MORE


Are life's detours slowing you down? Walk with Dr. Tony Evans through the life of Joseph and discover why and how God uses these unpredictable byways to bring about his blessing and reveal his plan for you. 

Got News Tips? Our award-winning editorial team wants the buzz. Send it to buzz[at]eewmagazine[dot]com!

Join thousands within our faith community who receive inspiration from Dianna Hobbs’ “Your Daily Cup of Inspiration” podcast! LISTEN HERE

David & Tamela shatter records

Tasha's charity performance [WATCH]

Fantasia returns to gospel roots

T.D. Jakes' preaching tips

EEW President miraculously healed

Tasha cobs weds

Travis Greene wins big at Stellars

Rape epidemic in South Sudan

CeCe's new tour

Missing black girls crisis

Stellars Founder's announcement

Fred's new indie film

Author's new tour

Kierra talks her prayer life

Yvonne Orji promotes abstinence

Bishop blesses LA men

Famine declared in South Sudan

EEW Founder gets big support

Pakistani Christians persecuted

Priscilla Shirer donates Bibles

Christianity's exploding here

5 autoimmune disease facts

Gospel DJ's support St. Jude

Tragic end to life

Casey J's new single

4 stars for John Gray's OWN show

Lady Jakes inspires youth

Eddie Long's successor

Gospel singer says watch your online behavior

Christian charity forced out of India

Read our statement of belief HERE.

How to receive Christ MORE

Get to know Dianna Hobbs HERE.

« Exclusive: A.R. Bernard talks how CNN’s ‘Finding Jesus’ could convince skeptics of Christ’s existence | Main | 'I'm always hungry:' South Sudanese face war, now famine »

Husband of EEW Magazine president Dianna Hobbs says ‘thank you for all the love and concern’

Mr. Kenya and Mrs. Dianna Hobbs together at the Urban League Gala in Buffalo, NY (Photo Credit: Urban League Buffalo)Article By Rebecca Johnson // EEW Magazine

Share With all his wife has been going through, it’s been a difficult season for Kenya Hobbs, husband of EEW Magazine President, Dianna Hobbs.

But in the midst of it all, the spouse of 19 years and father of the couple’s four children is remaining grateful, especially for the compassion of family, friends and ministry supporters.

On Thursday, March 2, Kenya, an ordained Elder in the Church of God In Christ (COGIC), took over Dianna’s official Facebook page and told her followers, “My wife was having a tough day today, but the beautiful and heartfelt cards, and gifts you sent gave her a much-needed lift.”

As EEW Magazine previously reported, Dianna was diagnosed with Glaucoma last year and told she would be blind within five years. Months later, after falling seriously ill, doctors found and removed a tumor, and told her she had two incurable and debilitating autoimmune diseases: Rheumatoid Arthritis and Fibromyalgia.

Despite the rocky road for 44-year-old Kenya, who has been acting as primary caretaker, he is focusing on the good things. “Just want to say thank you for all the love and concern you’ve shown. Our family deeply appreciates it,” he said.

Hoping to brighten his award-winning media publisher wife’s day a bit, he asked those reading his post, “If you have a moment, drop Dianna a little line of encouragement and I’ll read your messages you to her.”

The kind words are still pouring in.

Last month, through the Hobbs family’s publicist Amy Bertinelli, Kenya said, “It has been hard seeing Dianna go through something so tough.” He added, “The prayers, visits, calls, texts, thoughtful emails, cards and gifts have meant the world to our family. Thank you so much. And please keep the prayers coming our way.”

The couple is accustomed to vlogging together on their YouTube channel, sharing family adventures and laughing a lot. They each refer to each other as "best friend" and have built a strong relationship over the years.

Now, as they face this latest storm, not only are they leaning on the Lord and each other, but also the numerous supporters around the world that love the Hobbs family so much.

“We thank God for you!” Kenya said.

To join those doing what they can to spread love and cheer to Dianna on her Facebook page, click here.

RELATED: Hobbs family honored by the city's mayor

PrintView Printer Friendly Version

EmailEmail Article to Friend

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>