Episode #62: Carolina Hinojosa-Cisneros at Lighten Up

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I’m kickin’ it over at Melanie Dale’s Lighten Up podcast. I’m grateful to the Declare Conference I attended last year. I won a ticket to the conference from The Blythe Daniel Agency because of a

Reading Luke (Lent) and Acts (Easter) 2018

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Are you ready for Lent and Easter? I’m grateful to Jerusalem Greer who allowed me the opportunity to contribute to this incredible project. Join us for Forward Movement’s Good Book Club in partnership with Forma for

The Risk That Didn’t Kill Me: A Childhood Reflection on Speaking Up

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I walk a little more proud, a little less beaten by the lie that I am just a girl. I dust off the lie that tells me I can’t exist in this space. I feel seen. I feel heard.

I’m a New Contributor at The Mudroom!

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It is an honor to be a new, monthly contributor at The Mudroom along with women who challenge me to do better and with writers who I look up to. I want to send a special thanks

Interview & Book Review: A Voice Becoming by Beth Bruno

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Are you raising a young woman and overwhelmed with how quickly they become susceptible to outside forces trying to hijack their mind, heart, and soul? In A Voice Becoming, Beth Bruno offers her readers a journey

20 Awesome Christian Women to Follow on Social Media

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What an honor and a blessing to be included in the company of such brilliant, humble, loving souls. I look up to many of the women on this list. They sharpen my mind, my soul,

Book Review & Interview: Love Undocumented by Sarah Quezada

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I grew up in a household in constant fear of deportation. My stepfather’s story is only one he can tell. What I can tell you is that I was a 6-year-old girl who didn’t have

Book Review & Interview: The Dream of You by Jo Saxton

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This isn’t the life you expected or the one you dreamed of. Is it? In all the work you’ve put in to try to correct that, perhaps you’ve lost sight of who you are, whose

2018: The Year of Welcoming Doubt

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On the last day of the year, I asked myself what it would mean to welcome doubt like a lover, like a wondering soul wanting to be remembered.