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Posted by | April 12, 2018
The Other Passion Next to Writing Is Creating a Quilt

When sewing serves a greater purpose as a respite from writing fatigue Last week, I was contemplating about the energy and time I put into writing, the unnerving pangs in...

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Posted by | April 1, 2018
Interview with Kate Motaung

A discussion about displacement, surrender, and landing in the center of God’s will Kate Motaung is the author of A Place to Land: A Story of Longing and Belonging, a...

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Posted by | April 1, 2018
Why It’s Impossible to Proclaim Christ and Deny His Word

God's word is settled and doesn't need to be made more palatable for the sinner These days, much of my time has been spent away from social media. Mostly because...

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Posted by | March 24, 2018
The Truth About Ethnic Names and Their Marks on Childhood

How saying my name over and over has become a routine When I was in fifth grade, my teacher decided to give me a new name because it was easier...

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Posted by | March 13, 2018
Interview with Emily Conrad on Justice and Heroism

A discussion about hope, faithfulness, and writing Back in winter of 2017, I came across an announcement of Emily Conrad’s debut novel, Justice. Here, we talk about what inspired her...

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Posted by | February 23, 2018
How Our Scars Bear the Beauty of Christ’s Healing Power

The immutable marks of our story carry a purpose The other day a dear writer I’ve come to admire shared a brief Twitter post suffixed with the hashtag of #AndThatsHowIGotThisScar....

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Posted by | February 10, 2018
The Secret of Writing with Privilege is Nothing to be Fearful About

On bilingualism, language, and writing with abandon It is a fight to write. The time it takes to settle my thoughts in front of a blank page when the urge...

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Posted by | February 1, 2018
Uncompromising Our Faith in the Face of Difference

When isolation from those we love draws us closer to God We don’t always agree with those in our immediate sphere of influence, do we? As the world becomes too...

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Posted by | January 25, 2018
Surrendering to God Requires Being Less Visible in the World

In isolation, God sees us, and there we begin to know Him more deeply I recently left my town to travel about 300 miles north to pick up my eldest...

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Posted by | January 16, 2018
Why Choosing Your Children as Your Career Is Fine

We need to stop saying we’re just homeschool moms The perception of homeschooling, despite it now having settled itself more in the mainstream, is that it is weird. Homeschoolers are weird....

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