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For the Mother Who…

This is for the mother who: Looks at her empty arms and wonders if they will ever experience the joy of holding her own Lays her hand on the empty womb asking if she is being punished for her sins or the sins of her foremothers Looks to the future to right the wrongs of… Continue reading For the Mother Who…

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Woman is…

Woman is... Life giving and capable of life-changing gifts She is both poetry and song - calling out in wisdom what others cannot love She is strength wrapped up in vulnerability.  Authentic and yet capable of true collaboration Woman… She's learned to dance alone, even when she screams for partnership She is light in dark… Continue reading Woman is…

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Suffer the Little Children

Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged. Colossians 3:21 In the U.S., approximately 1.3 million women and 835,000 men are physically assaulted by an intimate partner annually (American Bar Association Commission on Domestic Violence, 2011). Given many of these adults have children, it is said that over 7.5 million children are… Continue reading Suffer the Little Children