No Such Thing As A Free Lunch

Precious few of us will ever receive an invitation to travel for free to the Holy Land or to tour with a group of high-level Christian influencers to witness first-hand the stories behind the headlines in places like Rwanda, Guatemala, or Haiti. But the experience of those who are invited…
Signposts (Guest Post by Laura Fabrycky)

Signposts (Guest Post by Laura Fabrycky)

Grunewaldstraße 39 Berlin 11756 We lived in temporary quarters for one month, within walking distance of the Brandenburg Gate, before moving to our permanent residence, a curious bureaucratic misnomer because we will live here, at most, for three years. There’s a built-in temporariness to life in the diplomatic corps, and…

Jerusalem Day 2017

This Tuesday evening at sundown, the Jewish community will commemorate Jerusalem Day – the 50th anniversary of the day the vastly-outnumbered Israeli army reclaimed and reunified the Old City of Jerusalem during the Six Day War. My husband and I experienced the depth of the connection the Jewish people have…

My Top 10 Posts of 2013

Yesterday, I was packing my house and organizing kid drawings I wanted to remember and I marked a folder “2013-2014” and promptly scratched it out, thinking how dumb I was to mark the folder a year ahead. Then I realized, Nope. I’m not a year ahead. I’m now. You guys.…