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Why I Love Church Camp

by Laura

My first Fuge camp was in 2003. I was thirteen-going-on-drama-queen. We went to Mission Fuge in St. Louis. I'd never experienced anything like it before. It changed me. As did the next five summers of…

One Year of ATL

by Laura

It's hard to believe, but I've lived in Atlanta for a year now. It's crazy how much I've learned, how many people I've met, how many places I've been, how much I've changed. But it's…

I Wanna Be Like Mom

by Laura

I have my mom to thank for the fact that I have far more white hairs than anyone should have at 24. She’s… older than that, with hair like a cue ball. That’s one of…

Why I Believe in the Church

by Laura

These days, when people talk about the Church, they often sound like it's broken. Even, probably especially, people in the Church are pessimistic about its current state. But when I walk into a church building,…

Confessions of a Christian Introvert

by Laura

Many people don't understand how introverts fit into an active Church. I'm beginning to understand that you can't have the Church without them (us). In 2013, I learned more about my personality and how I…

6 Things Passion Says About Millennials

by Laura

My personal reflection on what Passion meant to me this year will come later in the week. In the meantime, I made a few observations about my generation of Christians this year that I found…

Church Planting = Hope

by Laura

Christians in the United States have long supported church planting in other countries, but when it comes to our own soil, we often look around and say, "There's a church and there's a church and…