About

ABOUT DORIS

 

Hi, my name is Doris and I want to welcome you!

This blog is about encouraging, equipping, and engaging others to walk deeper in faith and seek the truth. Learning through community is an amazing thing and your voice matters.

We are finding encouragement through God’s Word and using our gifts and talents to make a difference in the world.

We all have a sphere of influence. God places us where we are for a reason…

After a 29-year career in the banking, I can honestly say we can grow wherever we are planted. I currently work for my church and serve as a women’s group leader and Christian lay counselor. I am a writer, speaker, and author who loves encouraging others to flourish in their calling and purpose.

God has plans for each one of us, isn’t that exciting? God knows us personally and He is calling us to know Him.

I typically write blog posts weekly, sharing about common joys and challenges we face every day. My hope is to share valuable and helpful information because I feel learning is essential to growth.  I encourage your comments, because you may share what someone else needs to here.

I blog about:

  • Inspirational topics
  • Learning and personal growth
  • Encouragement for family life, work life, and just plain life
  • Ways to overcome the overwhelming through God’s Word
  • Difficult seasons and circumstances, and how God carries us through
  • Relevant ways to apply truth to our every-day lives
  • Encouraging ways to use spiritual gifts to share God’s truth with others

I invite you to subscribe to this blog and receive encouraging posts right to your inbox!

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MINISTRY LIFE

As a devoted follower of Jesus, I am passionate about discipleship and encouraging others to walk deeper in faith and seek the truth. As a leader and lay counselor, I am blessed to assist others in discovering God’s solutions to their needs as well as using their to walk in their calling.

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HOME LIFE

A wife, mom, and soccer Gammy, I stay joyfully busy. You might find me hanging out with the kids in the tree-house or shooting hoops. I love to read, travel with my awesome hubby of over 33 years, and cook for the whole gang. Not much of a baker though, but I’m working on it!

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One of my favorite quotes is “You are never too old to set another goal, or to dream a new dream.” ~ C.S. Lewis

My joy is to speak and encourage through the gospel of Jesus Christ.

I’m available for speaking engagements, including conferences and retreats. Message me through my contact page for more information.

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HOW TO CONTACT ME

BLOG COMMENTS – I would love and appreciate comments on my posts. I do try my best to respond, and it’s a great way to connect with other readers as well.

EMAIL – connect with me through email anytime!

TWITTER –  Yes, I tweet! Let’s connect on Twitter. You’ll find me @DorisSSwift

FACEBOOK –  Please check out Walking Deeper on Facebook. What a great way to connect and share. Like the Walking Deeper Facebook page so you won’t miss a thing!

Thank you for visiting my page.

Love In Christ,
Doris

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4 thoughts on “About

  1. Doris,

    Just found you from (In)Courage. Where in Florida do you live? I lived in Brandon, FL-outside Tampa for 20 years from 73-95. Now I live in Upper E. TN near the NC, VA border. We have beautiful mountains here and the weather is usually not as hot & humid as FL.

    Blessings 🙂

    1. Hi Beth! I live in Southeast Volusia area in Edgewater south of New Smyrna Beach. It must be lovely where you live now! I prefer cool myself since originally from NJ, but hubby was born and raised in Florida. I still miss the “real” season changes after all these years. I can still visit snow and fall leaves elsewhere, so that’s a good thing! Blessings to you as well, my friend! Thank you for taking time to read and comment on my post. 🙂

  2. Hi Doris,

    I’m encouraged to find your blog! I believe you and I have the same passion for Christ in our hearts…thank you for your boldness and commitment!

    Rebecca

    1. Thank you Rebecca! I’m encouraged to find your blog as well! I agree, our like passions for Christ and sharing Him with the world is evident. Love that you’re a grandma too! Blessings my friend.

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