Meet the Middle Sisters

Maria Davis - A Problem Like Maria

Maria Davis, Editor & Founder

I’m Maria, wife to a handsome tech guru and homeschooling mom of a teen and tween. I’m a coffee lover by day, tea lover by night, book nerd, crazy cat lady, musician and a self-proclaimed geek bent on a life of embracing grace and sharing stories. You can find more of my writing at A Problem Like Maria.


mikkeeMikkee Hall, Editor

Mikkee is a freelance writer and editor living in Denver via Washington DC. She is a traveler at heart, looking for adventures that she can plan. You can follow along on her adventures at



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Lindsey Austin completed three years of ministry school and then shifted gears for a degree in speech language pathology, but most of her time is spent keeping her little ones alive.   When Lindsey is able to break free from wiping bottoms and noses, she enjoys all things crafty and blogs about a Jesus who speaks to her in tangible, practical, and often mystical way. Connect with Lindsey at Facebook: Grace is Messy and she blogs with her husband, Steve at I Am Steve Austin.

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Liz, the mother of two wonderful adult children, and her husband desire to pursue the LORD where ever HE leads… Her spiritual gifts of prayer and encouragement have facilitated work as a disaster relief chaplain and helping parents to actively pray for their children at every age. You can read more from Liz at Grasping the Joy.


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Zoe Gregg

I am Zoe, a stay at home mom, as well as working a few hours at my church. On the web I’m know as Aisling Beatha, Gaelic for A Vision of Life and is properly pronounced Ashling Bey-ha. Above all I’m a sinner saved by grace. You can read more from Zoe at Aisling Beatha.



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Hope N. Griffin

Hope, author of Finding Joy: The Year Apart That Made Me A Better Wife, is a military spouse and the mother of three children. She has an MABS from Dallas Theological Seminary and often writes about faith, military life, and her family. You can read more from Hope at


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Sasha Johns

Sasha is the wife to an amazing chiropractor and 3 well adjusted little kids. She’s been give a heart to help women from all walks of life, and in all kinds of circumstances recognize just exactly how fearfully and wonderfully made they are. Sasha sells all kinds of wonderful cork wares and writers more words at True Vine Gifts.


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Christie O’Brien

Christie O’Brien is a wife to a pastor and mother of six children, adopted and biological. She is a speaker and teacher. Recently, she has been on an amazing journey to restore her soul, while encouraging others to do the same. You can read more about her at



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Rachel Oliver

Things got a little crazy a year ago in the Oliver household as J and I welcomed a sweet bundle of joy wrapped in pink {Reagan Leigh} to our home. And they’ve pretty much stayed that way! The road to parenthood hasn’t been an easy one, but I’m amazed at how God carries you through the bumps to new, exciting places. You can read more from Rachel at Rachel and Reagan.


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Dana is a mother of three teenage girls and a pastor’s wife living in the heart of Georgia. She’s still not sure what she wants to be when she grows up. You can find more writing at Mo’ Joy Blog.




Lindsey Smallwood

Lindsey Smallwood writes in Boulder, Colorado, where she lives with Chris, a physicist, and their two sons. A former pastor and teacher, she loves to communicate truth through stories. Read more of her writing at Songbird & A Nerd.


Processed with VSCOcam with b5 presetHeather Truett

A Hill-born Kentucky girl living down south, a writer and dabbler in all things artistic (except music; you don’t want her to sing), she is a pastor’s wife and mom to two boys, represented by literary agent Peter Knapp. Read more of Heather’s writing at Madame Rubies.


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Anna Owens Walls

I’m Anna, one half of the BB’s and the other half of Jackson Walls (literally, I married my singing partner).  You can catch the BB’s here , but to hear Jackson Walls you have to come to Alabama where you may catch us singing “I’ll Fly Away” or “Amazing Grace” at a local pub. Read more here.