256 || Andrew Peterson: The Responsibility of Advent
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256 || Andrew Peterson: The Responsibility of Advent

Emily Rogers - December 4, 2014

In or out?” Skye asked, peering up at her dad through sandy, brown hair and freckles. He glanced down at her jeans, one side tucked neatly into…

216 || Surviving the Body Image Gauntlet
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216 || Surviving the Body Image Gauntlet

Emily Rogers - October 7, 2014

I am in a beauty pageant almost every day. In my head, I constantly subconsciously compare myself to what I see around me. Whether it’s the celebrities…

189 || She Dances: Restoring What’s Been Stolen
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189 || She Dances: Restoring What’s Been Stolen

Emily Rogers - August 13, 2014

It was one of those moments. You know the ones—like when a first-time grandpa picks up his new grandson, looks him square in the eyes and sees…

176 || Disco Balls And Talking Pillows
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176 || Disco Balls And Talking Pillows

Emily Rogers - July 22, 2014

I love to decorate my home. I like to hunt and buy and obsess and mull and massage and create spaces that are just freaking awesome places…

Hobby Lobby Decision: Put Down Your Gavel And Take Up A Conversation
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Hobby Lobby Decision: Put Down Your Gavel And Take Up A Conversation

Emily Rogers - July 2, 2014

Monday was a pivotal day for the Green family, owners of Hobby Lobby. I'm pretty sure every Hobby Lobby store across the nation let out a big, glitter-and-raffia-filled…

Sorry, Not Sorry: Reflections On The Making Of The Summer Issue
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Sorry, Not Sorry: Reflections On The Making Of The Summer Issue

Emily Rogers - May 16, 2014

Compiling the stories in our summer issue was equal parts fun and awful. I'm not kidding. I did my usual 5-7 day begging binge where our gentle,…

147 || Gimme Shelter: Kathy DiFiore’s Story
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147 || Gimme Shelter: Kathy DiFiore’s Story

Emily Rogers - May 14, 2014

Well, you know what? Let me just give you my cell number. I think I should. Yep, I’m praying and God is telling me I should just…

136 || Jesus, Wash Away My… Spray Tan?
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136 || Jesus, Wash Away My… Spray Tan?

Emily Rogers - May 8, 2014

In a moment of extremely poor judgment a few weeks back, I got a spray tan. Naturally olive-skinned me, who browns easily in the summer sun, decided…

Church Unity: Are We Doing It Wrong?
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Church Unity: Are We Doing It Wrong?

Emily Rogers - April 8, 2014

Unity (in the church or otherwise) is a powerful concept – simple and elementary, void of innuendo. In reality, it’s hard to grasp. Achieving it involves great…

128 || Show Hope
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128 || Show Hope

Emily Rogers - February 16, 2014

Being a part of   Show Hope ... it’s part of my DNA. This is just who we are.” Emily Chapman (now Richards) experienced her parents’ overwhelming joy…