Reflections

Reflections are meditations and stories, often in memoir style, of women's lives as they seek to follow Christ in the academy and professions. Reflections include insights into God's faithfulness to women in the midst of academic and professional life.
Heather Walker Peterson

Heather Walker Peterson explores the tension of living amidst both the secular and the sacred at this time of year.

Anne Pharr

Anne Pharr acknowledges the compassion fatigue that strikes the best teachers at the end of the semester.

Jen Pollock Michel

Author Jen Pollock Michel reflects on the discipline of watching for God as a tool to cultivate gratitude.

Ashley Van Dragt

Ashley Van Dragt finds the incarnate God in an unlikely place and urges us to be light for one another.

Grace Ju Miller

In addition to dreaming big and being strong in adversity, Grace Ju Miller exhorts us to trust God in the midst.

Laura Goetsch

Laura Goetsch reflects on the powerful community life she experienced during the crucible of grad school.

Bronwyn Lea

 Bronwyn Lea tells of her meandering journey seeking her calling — and the pattern God is finally revealing.

Christine Twedt

Christine Twedt reflects on the ways God has shaped her life through singleness as she stands on the brink of matrimony.

Jennifer L. Holberg

A professor reminds us of the holy quality inherent in the daily work of teaching students.

Claire Rebecca Galloway

Claire Galloway wrestles with the challenge to give generously not only of her money, but of her time as well.