Strength Through The Challenge:

A Story of Triumph, Love and Peace


  • Will your marriage survive a life and death crisis?

  • Are toxic people compounding your stress?

  • Where can you find the strength to survive -- even thrive -- when life's challenges seem never ending?

The story of Joseph and Debra Gould is one of perfecting a marriage, building two businesses, and leading a life of service only to have it all disrupted by a devastating disease. Learn how faith in God, dedication to marriage, hard work to share with entrepreneurs and career professionals, and the support of loved ones has allowed us to come through the greatest challenge of our lives, and how our story can help you find the strength and courage to face your own challenges. 

About the Authors


We welcome with great appreciation your tremendous support to share the book Strength Through The Challenge with your network of family, friends, neighbors, church members, employees, and business colleagues. This was the late and beloved Joseph Gould, Jr. bucket list to do this book project and complete this book.


Joseph is a great loss after 45 years of celebrating, appreciating and valuing an amazing life with my husband, lover, soulmate, best friend, and business partner. 


Joseph Gould, Jr. age 68, a native New Orleans, entered into eternal rest of Thursday, January 16, 2020. Just know he is in a better place with no more suffering and pain after his long suffering battle with Stage II Multiple Myeloma nasty cancer.


He has won because this faithful saint has entered the Golden Gates of Heaven.