Catherine Ponder was born on February 14th, 1927 in the city of Hartsville, South Carolina. She is one of most well known ministers of the Unity Church of America. She is considered by most people to big one of the biggest inspirational authors in America, having written over a dozen books in that genre. She's a very popular lecturer and has been all over the world. She is still living and residing in America as of April 2013.