Soccer Star Abby Wombach Scores Love With Christian Mom Blogger

Not many folks saw this one coming, but Abby Wombach and Glennon Doyle Melton are the new IT couple.


The Christian mom blogger has gone public with her romantic feelings for the famous soccer star. The divorced mom of three confirmed the relationship on Sunday with two photos on social media sites Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, says the The couple decided to show the world their love, following the recent presidential victory by Donald Trump and for the many people who were feeling hopeless.


Abby Wombach recently divorced her wife Sarah Huffman, whom she married in 2013. The retired soccer pro had gone on Good Morning America in September to discuss her new memoir Forward and to admit she has struggled with alcohol and prescription drugs. She had mentioned that Sarah Huffman was her biggest champion as she faced a DUI arrest and addiction problems, but that relationship did not survive. During the GMA interview, Abby did not mention Glennon Doyle Melton.


The Christian author has also revealed her own demons with alcohol and an eating disorder. She has found recognition in these books: her 2014 New York Times bestseller “Carry On, Warrior: The Power of Embracing Your Messy, Beautiful Life” and 2016 memoir “Love Warrior.”


The Christian blogger is newly divorced from Craig Melton, her husband of 14 years. Glennon Doyle Melton has for a long time, stood for love in various forms and also believed that same-sex marriage is not a sin.



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