Posts for parenting

Faith From the Backseat

General/Column August 21, 2017

What scares me: seeing my son’s faith and thinking, What if he gets let down? We drove around and around…

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Could I Have Grace Instead?

General/Column August 21, 2017

I paced around our small bedroom, bouncing a swaddled infant and singing Jesus Loves Me. We were interrupted by a…

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Wild and Weightless

General/Column August 21, 2017

My mom, who loves to garden, had three of her babies in the heat of the summer. The months of…

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Where to Keep a Poem

General/Column August 21, 2017

on a moonbeam or in the retold dream of a child at breakfast in another semester or with the ashes…

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