Category: Going There


Wednesday 27th August 2014

#TellHisStory: What Ferguson Taught Us

#TellHisStory: What Ferguson Taught Us

It was Sunday morning in Ferguson, Missouri. And this is what I saw. This is what I learned. Join me at The High Calling today for a special installment of #TellHisStory. A week ago, my friend Deidra invited me to join her in Ferguson to tell stories of the people there. We spent the weekend ...

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Thursday 21st August 2014

When “Going There” Means Actually Going There

When "Going There" Means Actually Going There

When I get all angst-y about something, I do three things: Pace around the house. Twirl my hair. Stare out all of our windows. If I’ve got my head on halfway straight, I also talk with God during all of that pacing, twirling and staring. And that’s the way it went down this morning. ...

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Thursday 7th August 2014

I’m a White Girl from Rural Iowa … and I’m ‘Going There’

I'm a White Girl from Rural Iowa ... and I'm 'Going There'

When I was a little, I always pulled the apricot crayon from the cardboard box when I needed to color a face. I would lightly brush that crayon against the page, face after face after face, page after page, to make everyone in the coloring book look like everyone in my Barbie case, everyone in ...

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