The midday sun sits enthroned in the heavens, looking down on those who toil in his light. Continue reading “The Sun”
Happy 70th Birthday!
You’ve never been an easy one to buy gifts for—and there’s probably not anything you need that I could buy you anyway. So, I thought my gift to you on your 70th Birthday would be to give public thanks for what a gift you’ve been to me.
As I sat down to outline all that I’ve learned from you, the things appreciate about you, and the memories I most cherish, it didn’t take long to for the list to grow to be quite lengthy. I don’t have space here to mention everything, but here are ten things I’m thankful you showed me in life. Continue reading “A Letter to My Dad on His 70th Birthday”
What does it mean to be a blessed woman?
The answer might surprise you. Continue reading “How to Be a Blessed Woman”
It’s a popular but deceptive question: “Are you the same on social media as you are in ‘real life’?” It almost seems rhetorical. It feels as though the answer is “If you’re not, you should be!”
As I’ve thought more about that question, I’ve come to see (aside from the question being flawed from the start) that my answer would be: “I hope not!” Continue reading “Are You the Same on Social Media as You are in “Real Life”?”
This past week, the Houston Chronicle published a three-part series on sexual abuse in the Southern Baptist Convention.
This. So many tears, so much pain, over this question.
Pastors, where were you? When we were pleading for you to speak up against your peers or the leaders your support props up, where were you? https://t.co/dbw49ADEKc
— Rachael Denhollander (@R_Denhollander) February 12, 2019
I want (and need) to answer your question. Continue reading “An Open Letter to Rachael Denhollander on #SBCtoo”