A fusion of Paul’s earnestness and David’s enthusiasm, embodied in a virtuous young woman, is a fitting description of Ashly Miles. Born into a military family in Richmond, VA, Miles—known to many as Blaze—has also called the Carolinas home. As a child, Blaze was forced to grow up quickly, witnessing things at 13 years old that most people only see in the movies--surrounded by drugs and alcohol by way of a family member and friends. “Everyone I was cool with was in some type of pain, so they did drugs, partied, and chased money to forget about it,” Blaze recalls. To ensure her safety and well being, Blaze further developed her tough exterior at the expense of experiencing peace and happiness.
But as a teenager, God began drawing her away from self-preservation and towards Him. Blaze remembers feeling God tugging at her heart at 15 and going to church with friends; unfortunately, she resisted the Lord’s knocks... Read More!