About Shay

Shay Arthur grew up in Sulphur Springs, Texas and graduated from Christ For the Nations Institute and Iris Ministries. She currently serves on staff at Iris Ministries in Pemba, Mozambique.

She has traveled to and ministered in South Africa, Mozambique, Thailand, India, and The Philippine Islands.

When she isn’t on the mission field, Shay enjoys photography, journaling in coffee shops, and at night she becomes a ninja.

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Many have asked about how I rest after a big trip. So I did my best to formulate my heart in words and share. I am learning after this trip that resting can never be put in a formula and there is so much to be learned in resting. So many times after major events in my...

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Your heart is not a hotel. Pt 2 “Transition”

How does one transition from the hotel life to a home life? I think that is the golden question of our lives and it will be a continued walk for us all. I wish I could offer you a formula that would work every time and for every relationship. A quick $19.99 pill to...

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Your heart is not a hotel!

Today’s society lives in a constant tension of wanting to be known and connected to everyone and everything. This is such a beautiful thing, however, it can open us up to some hardship if we aren’t careful. I have recently been sharing about our heart and the way to...

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  • beauty and pain can reside simultaneously! Much like these beautiful
  • So I kinda did a thing I printed justshayin stickers
  • He is good but He is not safe  Lucy
  • Europe Shall Be Saved! I have so many friends that

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