Kristen has a Master’s degree in Theological Studies and was on staff as a Children’s Ministry Director for over five years. She cherishes her Southern roots and currently lives forty-five minutes outside of Atlanta, GA. With the support of her husband and two children, she stays at home writing Christian fiction, making up fantasy places and characters, allowing God to take the story where He needs it to go. She also serves on the women’s leadership and teaching team at her church, and writes for Wholly Loved ministries (WhollyLoved.com) as well as Crosswalk.com.



skylight in master bath

Skylight View

SKylight View My house was built in the early 90s. This means we moved into a 20+ year old house ready for some updating. If you’re old enough to remember the 90s, you can close your eyes and see mauve carpet, hunter green tile, wallpaper,

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The Salvation Story- in Children’s Lingo

Salvation- in children’s lingo When I started a career in children’s ministry, I found every way possible to explain the salvation story in ways elementary-aged minds would understand.   This was important to me since I grew up going to church and Sunday school but

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1 Timothy 1:12

Ministry- An Adventure We’re All Taking

Ministry-an adventure we’re all taking An opportunity to be a contributing writer for a devotional book presented itself recently. I jumped on this ministry adventure after quickly realizing it was a dream I didn’t even know was in me.   But this venture has been

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I have to confess- I have a Pinterest addiction. It’s my favorite form of social media, and I use it to my advantage when I need INSPIRATION for my characters, settings, and Bible verses to represent my stories. Here are some of them- click on one to see the full board.

Moanna Island Book Three Inspiration
beautiful mansard roof house
Moanna Island Book Three Inspiration
Paul Walker (shane Inspiration)
Moanna Island Book Three Inspiration
Addie looks like Jessica Chastain
Moanna Island Book Three Inspiration
Psalm 100-3
Safe Harbor Verse
Eva Inspiration
Eva Elliott Inspiration (Safe Harbor)
Ryan Inspiration
Ryan Mason Inspiration (Time and Tide)
Moanna Inspiration- Hilton Head
Moanna Island Inspiration
Chad Verse
Time and Tide Verse
Thad Inspiration 2
Thad Smith Inspiration (Safe Harbor)
Chad Cusher Inspiration
Destiny Inspiration_ Time and Tide
Time and Tide Pup