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    Welcome!

    Thanks for stopping by! I’m a Christian author and editor who writes about parenting, missional living, culture, and the intersection of faith and ethnicity. I acquire books for InterVarsity Press and am the mom of three boys, all of whom I’ve homeschooled at various times. Follow me on Facebook or Twitter so we can get connected!

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    Free Resources!

    Have you visited the Resources section of the site? You’ll find a free chapter from The Missional Mom to download, a free discussion guide to help you get the most out of the book, and the presentation “God Cares for Bangladesh” mentioned in the book. Plus you’ll find other recommended books, websites, and organizations to help you live missionally.

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    A portion of the proceeds of The Missional Mom goes directly to One Days’ Wages, an organization committed to the eradication of extreme global poverty. Buy the book at Amazon.comBarnes & NobleCBD.com, and many other e-bookstores and retail Christian bookstores, and help end poverty at the same time!

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    I’ve had the privilege of speaking to audiences from 1 to more than 1,000 and I’m always excited for opportunities to share what God has been teaching me with others. Please go to my Speaking page if you’d like more information on booking me for a talk, and see what others have said about my speaking here.

Nov
7

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The Case for Diversity On Your Conference Stage

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Recently there was a brouhaha on social media about the most recent Christian conference to feature an all-white speaker lineup. Laura Turner addressed this latest incident in her Religion…

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Feb
6

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My “Fresh Off the Boat” Dilemma

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I want to be a fan. I want to be a hater. And therein lies the problem. If you follow current developments in network television, you might have…

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Nov
11

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18 Years Later, My Follow-Up Article for CT

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Back in 1996, when I was a fledging magazine editor for Christianity Today, I wrote one of the few news articles that had ever been done about the Asian…

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May
22

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How Pursuing Diversity Drew In a Community

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At First Covenant Church (FCC) in St. Paul, Minnesota, a church with longstanding roots in the city’s East Side neighborhood, you can still find families with ties to the original…

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