Tricia Goyer (speaker at Beauty for Ashes 2016) has written more than fifty books—her fiction and non-fiction books have won awards from the American Christian Fiction Writers and Mt. Hermon Writers’ Conference. She is also a two-time Carol Award winner, as well as a Christy and ECPA Award Nominee. She blogs about her faith, parenting, family life and writing.
Michele Cushatt (speaker at Beauty for Ashes 2016) blogs about her life, faith, family and battle with cancer at http://michelecushatt.com/. Her book, Undone: A Story of Making Peace With an Unexpected Life, is a "must read".
Rachel Wojnarowski: Inspiring Extraordinary Faith for Everyday Living: Reader, Writer, Speaker, Dreamer http://rachelwojo.com. My Mission: To inspire you to live out extraordinary faith in Christ by providing everyday real-life solutions. To encourage Bible reading and prayer in personal relationship with God and to recommend tools and technology that will grow your faith, as well as the faith of your children.
Sheridan Voysey (speaker at Beauty for Ashes 2015) is a writer, speaker and broadcaster with a particular interest in our everyday search for meaning. With over 2000 radio interviews under his belt, he is continually fascinated by people’s stories. He writes books that speak to the heart, and one of his great loves is speaking on contemporary faith and spirituality. http://sheridanvoysey.com/
Walking in Grace and Beauty: inspiring women to be beautiful from the inside out. Cyndi Spivey blogs about fashion, especially for the 40+ group. "I love helping women over 40 with beauty tips on the outside but I believe true beauty begins on the inside with a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. For years I thought mixing Jesus with Fashion was an oxymoron until I realized that God created beauty in the very beginning when He created the world and He created me to enjoy beauty too!"
Heart Treasure - Michelle du Toit helps organise the Beauty for Ashes conferences every year and runs Cedars, a women’s mentoring ministry. She has the Bible teacher’s gift of being able to open up the treasures of the scriptures. You will enjoy her devotionals. http://hearttreasure.net/
The Single Woman - Single is the New Fabulous! Blogger turned hit author Mandy Hale is affectionately known around the world as “The Single Woman.” With a heart to inspire single women to live their best lives and to never, ever settle, Mandy cuts to the heart of the matter with her inspirational, straight-talking, witty, and often wildly humorous take on life and love. http://thesinglewoman.net/
Jennifer Dukes Lee. Dispatches from a Good News Girl - Stories of Grace in a World that Needs Hope. Wife of an Iowa farmer, mom to two girls and new book author. "I believe in you, because I believe in Jesus. You matter to Him, and you matter to me." http://jenniferdukeslee.com/
A Holy Experience - This wonderful blog by Ann Voskamp also has the most terrific photography. With her farming husband, she’s raising a half dozen kids, crops of corn, and the roof in praise. Ann’s experiencing the hallowed in the daily ordinary at A Holy Experience. “I’m Ann Voskamp, a plain Ann without even the fanciful “e”, wife to The Farmer, mama to six, and honestly, I’m a bit of a mess. It’s okay, really.” http://www.aholyexperience.com/