On Good Friday, Pinwheels and Wet Shoes


Holy week is a blur of images and moments, stories and memories. Trees just beginning to finally bloom or sprout green. We are at the children’s science museum in town this morning and I’m watching Anna play with these lovely blocks that are little trees. Were you there when they nailed him to a tree?… Then […]

Deeper Story: Memory, One Last Cracker, and Practicing the Daily Examen


We meet almost weekly over some seriously legit bagels – which I feel wouldn’t normally exist outside of New Jersey and New York – but I think these people who own the bagelry are actually from the Northeast. This means the bagels are perfectly soft on the inside, and when toasted, it’s the divine combination […]

Streams Run Uphill Blog Tour: Week 1


So thankful for the words and support, and honest engagement for those who’ve posted so far about #streamsrunuphill. It’s so hugely important to me that these writers and stories are heard widely in the church. Please spread the word so that the resource becomes available and known especially to those young women of color! Caryn […]


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