The Peacemakers, The Poets + The Pretty Ones: Good News for Girls

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26 Women To Watch In Tech in 2015.   The Peacemakers Women are a powerful force for peace. Here’s why. Syrian women know how to defeat ISIS. The power of Libya’s female arms dealers.   Artists Represent Andrea Mihalik of New Jersey met the craftswomen of Kiltamany, Kenya. None of them have been the same since. […]

In Darkness and In Light

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“We’ll become what we accumulate the most of. Gather love.” –Bob Goff I stand in the hallway, staring at my calendar. The old has been replaced by the new and my January page presents all clean and crisp and open. So much is unwritten. A friend recently messaged me, asking if it felt odd to […]

Was Jesus Successful?

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“What are you most afraid of?” She aimed the question at me right in the midst of our conversation. I thought she was asking a rhetorical question—not really expecting an answer from me—but she kept quiet and her eyes rested on me. I was visiting Dorothea at her apartment on a Wednesday morning in the […]

Tech, Training and Toast: Good News for Girls

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Education + Girls = Community Change: DIY Girls—hands-on tech for girls (and women too!) At 16 and 17 years old, they’re tackling breast cancer and a potential prize at the Google Science Fair.   They’re evening the playing field at Hacker School. Reelgrrls—a Seattle-based film school for girls. Making space for girls and different ideas […]

We Are Not Our Ideas

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I consider myself fortunate to have known God from a young age. Although I am told God remains constant, my perception of God has certainly morphed through various stages of my life. When I was a child, God was a parent figure, protecting me, keeping me safe from scary things in the night. As a […]