Chrystal’s Chronicles with Chrystal Evans Hurst

Real. Authentic. Transparent. Thoughts on faith, family, food, fitness, and fun. “I’m a… Jesus girl. Wife. Mom. Writer. Speaker. Singer. Homeschooler. Bibliovore. Techie. Hopeless Romantic. Starbucks Junkie. Foodie. Fashion Newbie. Runner Wannabe. Sweet Tea Connoisseur. …and a lover of all things that refresh.”

About Chrystal Evans Hurst

Chrystal Hurst is an energetic, fun-loving “girl-next-door” who loves to encourage other women in fulfilling their full potential in Christ. Chrystal firmly believes God’s promise in Jeremiah 29:11, “I know the plans that I have for you…” and she desires to help other Christian women believe and apply that truth to their lives.
Chrystal is a gifted writer, speaker, and worship leader. Being the eldest child of Dr. Tony and Lois Evans, Chrystal been surrounded by the Word of God her entire life. As a member of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship, Chrystal assists her mom in leading the women’s ministry and loves to encourage women toward a deeper relationship with the Lord. Chrystal has recently co-authored a book, Kingdom Woman, with her dad. You can also find Chrystal writing on her blog—Chrystal’s Chronicles—where she poignantly reflects her thoughts about her faith and day-to-day experiences.

Most importantly, Chrystal is a dedicated wife and homeschooling mother of five. She considers herself to be the COO (Chief Operating Officer) of the Hurst household. Chrystal and her husband, Jessie reside in a small town just outside of Dallas, Texas.

Latest Episodes

  • #103 – Losing and Keeping Off the Weight
    Are you joining me in the #FATDEMON challenge? We've been going for two weeks and we've got one week to go! If you are just now hearing about the 21 Day Challenge, it's not too late for …
  • #102 – A Practical Conversation about Honoring Your Body
    Are you joining me in the #FATDEMON challenge? We're on day 8! And it's not too late for you to join in! I told you last week that change begins with how we think. Sometimes we may think cha …
  • #101 – Fighting the #Fatdemon…Again
    Have you ever had to start over or back up to begin again? Well, let's just say that when it comes to my struggle with my weight, I've had to back up and begin again more than once.   Here I …
  • #100- One Hundred Episodes!
    Episode 100 is here! Today, I was the guest on my show. It  was very uncomfortable but I had a great host and a lot of fun. My friend, Courtney DeFeo came up with some questions of her own and put me …
  • #099 – Respect
    Today I'm talking with my good friend, Dr.Eric Mason.  Eric is a husband, father, and the pastor and founder of Epiphany Fellowship in Philadelphia. As author of Manhood Restored, I knew he would …
  • #098 – Living Successfully as a Single
    Whether you are 25, 40, or 65, living as a single can be a challenge. Today I am talking with Debra Sheppard. Debra is a 56 year old single woman who has never been married. Having one son, Debra admi …
  • #097 – Understanding God’s Intentional Design for You
    Debbie Lindell is an author and Bible teacher. She has a heart for women of all ages. Her desire is to help girls from 10 to 100 embrace what God say's about her and understand God's intenti …
  • #096 – Enough
    Jennie's book, Nothing to Prove just released last week and I am talking with her on today’s podcast! Jennie has her hands full with family, ministry, travel and speaking and we talk a little bit …
  • #095 – Coach Your Kids
    Today I'm chatting with Sally Clarkson. Sally recently co-wrote a book with her son Nathan in which she tells the story of raising an out of the box kid. Nathan has been clinically diagnosed with …
  • #094 – Coach Your Hands
    People often ask me how in the world I made it though college with a baby in tow. I think I was too young and stupid to know it was supposed to be hard. I just decided to do it. I figured out what nee …
  • #093 – Coach Your Heart
    It's been eleven days since I had my toenail removed. I could have left my toenail on, but now I know, had I chosen to do so, it would have taken a long time for the pain in my toe to go away. Re …
  • #092 – Coach Your Head
    The thoughts that dance around in your head matter. And while most of us know this, I wonder how many of us actively and regularly pay attention to our thoughts and put in the effort to make sure we a …
  • #091 – Coach Your Life with Your Lips
    Can I just say that I'm done with New Year's Resolutions? I simply repeat too many of them to believe that they do any good. I've decided that I'm more in favor of ongoing encourag …
  • #090 – Living with Focus
    The New Year is approaching and this is the time where most of us set new goals. Our motivations are high and our dreams seem to be at arms reach. But too often, around February or March those goals t …
  • #089 – Coping with Grief
    I hope that your holidays thus far have been met with lots of happiness, togetherness and cheer. But I would be amiss to think that everyone's holiday has only been filled with happiness. For tho …

 
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