Archive | April, 2014

It Will Change Your Life

To honor mothers everywhere,  I’m re-posting this article as Mother’s Day approaches. Time is running out for my friend. We are sitting at lunch when she casually mentions that she and her husband are thinking of “starting a family.” What she means is that her biological clock has begun its countdown and she is being […]


Why Am I Not Poor?

For many years I sat in a pew on Sundays, listening to occasional sermons about the poor, giving to special offerings and looking appropriately sympathetic and concerned about poverty. But I did not truly- in evangelical speak- have a heart for the poor. For much of the rest of the week I was consumed with […]