About the Author

Kristen Strong, author of Back Roads to Belonging and Girl Meets Change, writes as a friend offering meaningful encouragement for each season of life so you can see it with hope instead of worry. She and her US Air Force veteran husband, David, have three children and live in Colorado...

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  1. Oh, seeing this makes me miss you all over again! So thrilled we got to spend the day together. You are pure encouragement and joy, my friend!

    • Hopefully, my words are able to give you a feel for the place, too. The video is awesome *IF* you ignore the tall, lanky, awkward gal in blue. 🙂

  2. Nothing but smiles :). And it was so FUN to hear more about your visit! Lots of details that make me feel like I was *almost* there :).

    Welcome Miss Voice of Encouragement/Incouragement :).


  3. So thrilled for you Kristen!
    Writing for incourage would be a dream come true for me, so I know how excited you must be! My heart is smiling!
    And it is so wonderful to know that the company behind this beautiful blog full of such beautiful souls is such a God honoring place.
    Thanks so much for sharing the story of your visit!
    Loads of love to you!

  4. Congratulations friend! Looking forward to meeting you in person in a few months! Love, hugs and lattes from this unpaved road here in Sudan… well at least I am dreaming of lattes for you!

  5. I LOVED getting to see the video and behind the scenes. what a treat. and you know we’re so glad you’re in the sisterhood. it’s a magical place, this home of ours.

  6. I loved being part of your tour! Your video is fantastic. The cross of water… wow. Felt like I was there… was an amazing place full of amazing people. Welcome home Kristen!

  7. I LOVE this! Over and over Dayspring has shown themselves to be generous and loving and ministry oriented, and I find myself constantly snooping around to find out more about this company, to see how they pull off such a healthy attitude. 🙂 Thanks for letting us get a glimpse behind the scenes. (And it’s good to put a face to Saul’s name, and to see Holley again!!!)

  8. I can absolutely tell that Dayspring/Blessings Unlimited puts that kind of thought, prayer and care into the creation of their products. And how wonderful, Kristen, that you are joining the team. Three cheers for you!