Circling back to Submission

In college there were many parts of the Bible I loved and drew life from. The prophet Micah’s admonition to “act justly, love mercy, and walk humbly with God” became something of a motto (my roommate even made t-shirts). The stories about the early church in the book of Acts, accompanied by the re-imagining of […]

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Taking up Space

I’ve spent the last several years of my life purging closets and emptying drawers. Minimizing. Trying to use less water, less energy, less resources. Produce less garbage, and compost and recycle more. Just this past weekend, a bookshelf and two full bags of random old things were evicted from my home. Smaller impact. A simpler […]

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Looking back: 2013

2013 started off with a “blahhh” as I battled through 10 days of the worst case of flu I’ve ever had in my life and somehow, miraculously, Ben and Cadence did not catch it. I caused a bit of a stir by questioning whether or not we really know what it means to be “pro-life.” […]

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All That Glitters

A few years back, after first moving to Milwaukee, I had the *ahem* honor of working a four month long stint in the retail industry. I worked at a well known, upscale, women’s clothing store in the mall. Image was everything for employees.  The latest clothes. Perfect make up. Gorgeous hair. Sephora came and did […]

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Weekend Reading

This weekend I was super, major, crazy blessed to be with a wonderful little segment of the Body in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at the Christians for Biblical Equality conference.  It was so humbling to be with so many intellectuals, pastors and practitioners of Biblical Equality and to learn from them.  So, so blessed. Slightly overwhelmed. Look […]

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