Published Work

Find me elsewhere on the web:

A Life Overseas:
Dear Single Missionary

The Cult of Calling
(republished at and OSCAR)


I once was (color) blind, but now…
(republished from blog)


For Every Mom:
The Ugly Truth about Diversity
(republished from blog) 

What My Pregnant Body is Teaching Me 
(republished from blog)


Middle Places:
When You Feel Like God Misled You


When Life is Less Radical Than You Imagined

The Best Years of Our Lives 

Loving After Trump


Self Talk the Gospel:
A Letter to My Daughter


I Was a Stranger, Extravagantly Loved

How Our Muslim Student Became Auntie Boo 

Falling Off the Missionary Pedestal 

Frozen Manna 

Madeleine L’Engle Made Me Do It 

Breastfeeding and the Liturgy of the Hours

When the Answer is Not Now

My #Woke Journey

When You and Your Husband Have Different Callings

When Writing Feels Like a Waste of Time


S.P.A.G. Magazine:
A Single Missionary in China


You Are Here:
Chicago’s Uptown


Velvet Ashes:
When You Feel Spiritually Dehydrated…Again

When We Fear