Finding Jesus in the Margins by Melissa Ice

Finding Jesus in the Margins by Melissa Ice

When you become the executive director of a non–profit that serves people in poverty, people sort of assume that you must be “good at serving” or that “must be your thing.” It makes sense. Don’t most of us pursue careers or goals or things we feel like we have a...

Transformed By Fire

Excerpt from Play with Fire by Bianca Juarez Olthoff Prologue: The Legend of the Phoenix The caterpillar into the butterfly. The duckling into the swan. The peasant into the princess. Since childhood I’ve been obsessed with the idea of transformation. Perhaps it was...
The Cure for Despair by Katherine Wolf

The Cure for Despair by Katherine Wolf

“People often ask if I ever had a moment of true despair in the wake of my stroke. I think the answer is Yes AND No. If I truly despaired, I don’t think I’d be here today, but the closest I ever came was about 6 months after I had survived. It was a few days...