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In a warm, conversational style, Fry tackles a broad range of topics from evaluating profiles to first dates to maintaining healthy peer friendships even while dating. She mines her own experience in the dating world but also includes insights from interviews, and in-depth biblical study from Abraham and Sarah, the life of Jesus, the letter of Ephesians and more.

Dating is more complicated than ever. What Kristin offers in Beyond The Swipe is both helpful and hopeful.” – Jarrett Stevens, author of Four Small Words & Pastor of Soul City Church

Beyond The Swipe by Kristin Fry is a helpful book for any of us traversing the tricky and ever-changing waters of dating. Read this book and let it be a time of self-reflection.” – Esther Fleece, speaker and author of No More Faking Fine

I absolutely love Kristin’s wit and wisdom in so many areas of life, particularly this topic.”- Annie F. Downs, Best-Selling Author of 100 Days to
Brave and Looking for Lovely

In this age of smartphones and dating apps, Kristin has written the book on how to best navigate this ever-evolving scene.” - Rodney Anderson, Singles Director of Buckhead Church (Atlanta)

Kristin Fry is an author, speaker, host, and writer on topics of faith, leadership, and emotional health. She has been in leadership in large churches and organizations for the past fifteen years, including North Point Ministries in Atlanta, Ga. and Cross Point, in Nashville, Tenn. Previously, Fry was a staff member at Biola University working in leadership development, and a teaching pastor to young adults in Boulder, Colorado. She has a Masters in Theology from Talbot School of Theology and is a Doctoral Candidate at Dallas Theological Seminary. Fry has been speaking to and writing for people of all ages and stages of life for nearly two decades. She has a particular soft spot for 20- and 30-somethings. She is a contributing writer to several leadership online publications and has written leadership development resources for North Point Ministries, The reThink Group and more. She has been regularly hosting a singles environment reaching 2000 single men and women weekly at North Point Ministries for the past five years. For more information,


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