Dorothy J Haire

Now retired, she is the founder and 20-year pastor of Bread of Life Christian Church in East St. Louis, Illinois. Committed to helping women in ministry, she is also a founding member of PreacherWoman, a mentoring ministry. A mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Dr. Haire is excited about beginning her fourth career as a freelance writer.

She has earned four degrees: a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Science Degree in Speech-Language Pathology, a Master of General Theology Degree, and a Doctor of Ministry Degree. Dr. Haire taught at Life Christian University at the Quincy, Bloomington, and East St. Louis, Illinois campuses. She is a frequent speaker/teacher at conferences, leadership training workshops, retreats, etc


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20+ years in teaching and ready to continue guiding people closer to God. 


Established and successful writer with both published articles and book.

More About Dr. Haire

I consider it an honor to help others discover and understand time-tested Biblical truths that guarantee victorious living.

Published in Christianity Today’s Gifted for Leadership, Dr. Dorothy J. Haire is a gifted teacher, writer and speaker. Her article “How to Minister to People Who Don’t Like You” was named one of the Top 16 articles of 2016 by the magazine. You can also find her work in Leadership Journal and Sparkman Magazine.

Compiled by James Stuart Bell and published by Bethany House, one of Haire’s personal prayer experiences was selected for an anthology on prayer: Gifts from Heaven: True Stories of Miraculous Answers to Prayer.

Linda Malone

"The blog on rejection touched my heart. I started praying that prayer. I would have loved to have experienced the love of my earthly father but I have the love of my Heavenly Father.”

Linda Galloway

"Several of the blogs have been an encouragement. The story about the canine guardian angel stands out for me.”

Jewel Radford

"The website has great testimonials from individuals that are thought-provoking and engaging. I enjoy reading the testimonials as they are encouraging to me."

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