Photo Courtesy of Lorie Shaull

In a National Moment of Fear, Persevere in Love

“Trust your love instead of your fear.” I wrote those lofty words back in November, on the heels of President Trump’s election. Now, a few short days after President Trump took office, I’ve been asked whether I stand by the sentiment. Shouldn’t I be afraid for my daughter, who has an intellectual disability? Shouldn’t I be afraid for my friends… Read more →


Advent Reflections: How Love Transforms Us

  Love. Peace. Hope. Joy. We will see these words a lot in the next four weeks—in scrawling fonts, in red green, silver, and gold, adorning Christmas cards and advertisements and invitations. Because they are commonplace, and because they are tossed into the mix of beaming family photos and lists of items we want at the mall and parties with… Read more →

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