Faith Filled Family Magazine November 2016 - Page 66

Naomi Striemer Where Do You Want Me, Lord? BY MICHELLE DANKO Armed with the knowledge that she would never attain the heights that God had planned for Naomi’s life until she completely surrendered, Naomi was brought into one more opportunity. She was brought in to meet with Randy Jackson from American Idol who wanted to begin a “superstar” band. The practices, Naomi recollects, went really well with the songs having potential to be mega hits. She reflects that Randy was great, but the people in the band began to persecute her for her faith. Previously, Naomi had never experienced any negativity towards her faith in the industry. The sentiment, Naomi says, was more of a “you do our thing, you