Dorothy J Haire - Author, Publisher & More

Thank you for taking the time to check out my work. I’m an author, publisher and speaker passionate about helping people connect and grow a deeper relationship with Christ.

Publish Author & Blogger

Dorothy’s Biography

She was a Speech-Language Pathologist for School District 189 for twenty-seven years; a professor for Life Christian University at the Quincy, Bloomington, and East St. Louis, Illinois campuses for eight years; founder and pastor of Bread of Life Christian Church for twenty years. She currently volunteers as the church administrator for Bread of Life Christian Church, a published freelance writer, and a frequent speaker/teacher at conferences, leadership training workshops, retreats, etc.

In addition to enjoying being a mother and grandmother, Dr. Haire takes great pleasure in reading, writing, traveling and building her fourth career as a freelance writer. She is also committed to helping Bread of Life Christian Church continue to positively impact its community and city.

Dorothy J. Haire

Take A Peek Into The Life Of Dr. Dorothy J Haire

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.

Committed to helping women in ministry, she is also a founding member of PreacherWoman, a mentoring ministry – (

Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville

Bachelor of Arts (BA) – Speech & Language Pathology


Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville

Masters of Science (MS) – Speech & Language Pathology


Covenant Theological Seminary

Masters of Theology


Beacon University in Columbus, GA

Doctor of Ministry


Making A Difference In The Lives Of People Everywhere


Do you have a speaking event coming up? I’d be happy to speak at that. You can contact me via email for more information.


I’ve been teaching about Jesus Christ for 20+ years, and now I’m enjoying the chance to help people understand Him.


My work has been published in many places, I have written multiple books, and I’m constantly developing new materials.