Andrea M. Polnaszek is a licensed Clinical Social worker who has dedicated her life to helping individuals find emotional and spiritual health and wholeness. When she found herself in a wilderness experience, the ancient story of Elijah brought her comfort and hope. The Elijah Project started her on a journey to share God's truth with therapeutic principals.
Andrea has had the honor of writing two screen plays. Catching Faith, which can be viewed on Netflix, iTunes, and Amazon. Wish for Christmas which is available to stream on Pureflix.com, on iTunes and Amazon. For more about her films, visit the films tab above.
Andrea has a Bachelors degree in Social Works from Gordon College, Certificate in Theology and Masters in Social Work from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. She works in private practice as a therapist, shares ministry responsibility with her husband Perry at Fellowship Church in Chippewa Falls, WI. She and her husband also lead a non-profit ministry called Touched Twice. Andrea has 3 children and a very big black dog named Quote.
Andrea is teaching a brand new class this Fall - Elijah Project The Next Season - with four brand new activities and more insight into The Elijah story.
The Elijah Project has been sold in 12 countries and most notably is part of a nationwide initiative in the country of Cuba.
Andrea is available to speak on any of her projects. She loves to share her journey whether in a one hour format or a half day/ whole day or retreat format.