In the Married to Medicine episode ‘The Father, the Son, and Heavenly’s Spirit’, while Dr. Simone Whitford travels to Nashville in search of her estranged, missing father, Dr. Heavenly Kimes turns to pastor Jewel Tankard for spiritual guidance.
Jewel Tankard is the star of another Bravo reality TV show Thicker Than Water. She and her husband, former NBA basketball player turned preacher and gospel musician Ben Tankard, are the stars with their blended family of five children, two daughters-in-law, and three grandchildren. Ben and Jewel run Destiny Center Church in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Ben Tankard’s latest book The Full Tank Life: Fuel Your Dreams, Ignite Your Destiny was released in August. It is dedicated to Jewel who is “so pretty, sweet, and loving that every day with you is like celebrating our annivesary.” Married to Medicine airs Sundays at 9pm on Bravo.