|| Mom To Three || Presby Minister || Amateur Writer ||
“Walk as if you are kissing the Earth with your feet.” ~Thich Nhat Hanh
Ordained clergy and mom to three in Hoosier country trying to keep up with college students in part-time ministry. Zealous about God and church, parenting, books, writing, snow, running, goldfish crackers (i.e. remnants from the babies' meals), social justice, and fresh air.
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It is no use walking anywhere to preach unless our walking is our preaching. ~St. Francis of Assisi
May 22, 2013
I’m over at Micha Boyett’s blog today. Come join! Most of my life, I have struggled with wanting to belong. To the group of cool kids. To the group of smart kids. To the group of athletic kids. To the group of Christians. To the group of cool, smart, preppy, white Christians. My parents were […]
May 15, 2013
[Photo from here.] His last words were, “It’s not fair.” I remember the first time I read the story about Vincent Chin. It was in Helen Zia’s book, Asian American Dreams: The Emergence of an American People. I was reading it for my senior thesis in seminary, which also became a huge factor in my […]
May 10, 2013
Yellow Fever: 1. An infectuous tropical disease carried by mosquitoes. 2. A term usually applied to white males who have a clear sexual preference for women of Asian descent. [From Urban Dictionary] 3. Feeling shame about one’s asianness. (My definition) || A friend of mine lamented that his girlfriend did not know who Emmet Till […]
May 8, 2013
(I’m not sure what I think about the photo above. But that’s what Google images gave me when I typed in “Asian American.”] Okay, I’m slow. I guess, I have an excuse. You know, those 3 kids of mine. But, seriously, I thought I could get it together and muster up enough energy, even in […]
May 1, 2013
-Louis Armor- Someone posted this on Facebook. It felt like it was pasted there really purposefully. For me. I have tried to take a hiatus from blogging because of one pressing deadline and wanting to get going on the other one due this summer. Feeling like lately the hiatus has been less rest though and […]