These precious ladies are my heroes. The HelloMornings Challenge simply would not be possible without them. I’m so honored to walk with these women.

Katie Orr

Jesus-lover. Pastor’s wife. Mommy of three. Grace-clinger. Truth-speaker. Auburn fan. Katie Orr longs to equip women with the tools they need to walk with God for a lifetime. She is the founder of Do Not Depart where you can find tools and encouragement to abide in the Word, author of the Focused15 Bible study series, and director of the HelloMornings Challenge. You can also find her hanging out on Twitter. Learn more about Katie at

Lara Williams

Speaker and writer, Lara lives in central North Carolina with her husband and three young children, ages 6, 4, and 2. “Life with little ones can get pretty crazy,” she admits, “but our home is a place where God has “shown off’ and redeemed the broken.” You can find her online at, blogging at, and tweeting at @laragwilliams.


Joyce Moy

Joyce is a business major turned PreK teacher turned stay-at-home mommy to 2 little girls (ages 5 and almost 3) She likes to dabble in a little bit of everything, from writing newsletters (for our family and for MOPS) to crafting to trying out new recipes…basically just trying new things. She loves God, family and friends, date nights, board games, books, and blogging. You can visit her over at Keeping Up with the Moys or on Twitter as @iAmJoyMoy.


Michelle loves Jesus, coffee and her 2 man-children. She married a Mennonite without realizing everything that entailed.

Now she writes and tweets from Amish country- and wouldn’t have it any other way.



Kristi is a Jesus-girl, wife to her best friend, and mom to three amazing little boys. She works full time as a pharmacist at a local hospital on the weekends and is a stay at home mom during the week. She blogs at Momma Kristi where she shares her vision for living a well lived life and tweets from @mommakristi.


Amanda White

Amanda is a stay-at-home mom of two who blogs at and Impress Your Kids and is the author of Truth in the Tinsel. In her former life, Amanda was a Children’s Pastor — overseeing, organizing and developing ministry for kids in nursery through middle school, but now that she is a mom, her “skills” are used up on her kids!



I am a Jesus-Praiser and homeschooling, public schooling, sewing, baking, blogging, crafting, DIY-ing wife of almost 19 years to the best husband ever, and momma to a teen, a tween, and pre-tween. While sewing and crafting, or really just about any time of the day, you’ll most likely hear me singing my heart out to my Lord or humming praise and worship songs. Find me on Twitter (@SeamsInspired) and my blog, Seams Inspired.


Heather MacFadyen

Heather MacFadyen has been married for 13 years, is the mother of 4 young boys. In her “free time”, Heather likes to read, crochet, & write for her blog, God Centered Mom. Her goal is to encourage other moms (and herself) to daily clothe themselves in humility by placing God in the center. Then we can serve our families with joy and bring God glory.



Kris is a Jesus loving wife and momma to four kids. She serves as an Advocate for Compassion International and as the MOPS coordinator for her church. Besides homeschooling her kids, in her free time, Kris writes, runs, and pretends she’s a photographer and famous chef. You can follow her musings on faith, life and motherhood at her personal blog, Always Alleluia and on Facebook and twitter.



I’m a wife to 1 amazing husband. A mom to 1 little dude and 2 girlie girls. A follower of the ONE who saved me. A daughter. A sister. A friend to many. A runner because that’s what I do to keep from not going crazy. And the CEO of this little part of the world we call home.
I blog at The Barela Family and you can find me on Twitter as Aubarela.


Linnie Lues

Linnie Lues, living in Cape Town, the beautiful Mother City of South Africa. I’m married to my first love for 21 years, have 8 beautiful Blessings whom I’m homeschooling. I’m the distributor for Above Rubies in South Africa and have a passion to grow disciples for the Lord. I can be found online at Above Rubies and my blog Back to Ancient Ways.



Julie is a Christ follower, a wife, a mother, a grandmother, a LPM siesta, and a women’s discipleship leader. She has a wonderful husband and family, an on-fire church and she loves serving Jesus! Julie has been taking part in #Hellomornings now for over a year, and God has used this to broaden her ministry and to make her a better wife and mother. She loves to study God’s Word and nothing brings joy to her heart like seeing the look on a woman’s face when she “gets it”. Her friends call her Jules so that means you too! Julie tweets at @ginsamica, and you can also find her on Facebook.


Passionate Christ-fol14461727596_b274881371_olower. Wife. Mommy to four. Learning to embrace His redeeming work in my life through motherhood. I love cooking, running, coffee and community. Child sponsorship advocate for Horizon International, Inc




christie elkinsChristie is a mother of 3, cop’s wife, and Junior Mint lover. She blogs at Letters From the Nest and is a columnist for her hometown newspaper, The LaFollette Press. Christie and her family reside in the Appalachian mountains of East Tennessee, where sweet tea is served at every meal and hospitality is second nature.





PattiBrownPatti homesteads and homeschools in Texas with her husband and three children. Between correcting math and feeding chickens, she writes with her daughter atBlossoms and Posies, their home arts website for girls, and on her personal blog Joyful Mama. Patti first joined the HelloMornings community in November 2010.