Feb 4, 2011

I Delivered My Baby on the Side of the Road

Editor’s note: Karyn's small business serves women affected by human trafficking, slavery and poverty. As we began this series on orphan care, she conceptualized a way to obtain birthing kits for Haitian mothers (Epidurals not included). Then Amy wrote a crazy story about delivering her daughter in a less-than-ideal way,...Read more +
Feb 2, 2011

Network Post: Does Facebook Make Us More or Less Social?

If you are a Facebook user, how has this impact your social life? Are you more social? Less social? Photograph by Georgia Bateman , used with permission.
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Jan 31, 2011

Table Grace

This is week five of our book club discussion on The Spirit of Food: 34 Writers on Feasting and Fasting toward God , edited by Leslie Leyland Fields . Join us every Monday morning as we dig into this feast! When my boys were toddlers they loved to say grace...Read more +
Jan 28, 2011

Random Acts of Poetry: Mistaken Identity

I was thirteen the summer a girl mistook me for her father. Canvassing a grey neighborhood with other youth, in our more door-to-door evangelical days, I passed her home on the sidewalk. She couldn’t have been six, and shot out the door with an urgency and thrill to arrest me...Read more +
Jan 28, 2011

Jubilee Special for High Calling Members

Just a quick note here. Two weeks ago, we told you about a conference called Jubilee which focuses on living out your faith in every area of life. Jubilee is coming up on February 18-20 and we have something to share with members of The High Calling. This year, the...Read more +
Jan 28, 2011

Game Over: It’s Time to Live It

I knew my mom should have let me own an Atari. She never budged. I had to do my best mastering Asteroids and Ms. Pac-Man at the bars with dad instead. We were poor, but quarters were one thing I could get in abundance from him when there was no...Read more +