The Gift of Dignity


By Sarah Quezada | @SarahQuezada I sat on their bed, the one shared by mother and her pre-teen son. It was the primary seating in the one-room apartment. Together we had spent the morning standing in line in the biting cold, waiting outside a local ministry organization. It was Christmas toy pick-up day. Mothers lined […]

We Are The Red Tent: Keep a Girl in School


We may think it’s a simple sanitary pad. For a girl in a place like Gulu in Northern Uganda, a regular supply of feminine products means access to education and a different future. As I held the soft cotton undies—pinks, purples, greens, blues—tied together with a package of sanitary pads, I wanted to lock my […]

A Woman Who Loves: Nicola Bartel


“Offer the gift of who you are and see what God does with it.”                    At SheLoves Magazine, we LOVE introducing you to “SheLovelys” all over the world. This month I am thrilled to feature Nicola Bartel, the Executive Director for Mercy Ministries of Canada. Nicola and I shared […]

A Simple Truth

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“In that place of discomfort, where my cheeks were always flush and beads of sweat glistened on my forehead, I felt more alive than I had for a long time.” Privileged. Blessed. Vulnerable. Raw. That’s how I feel as I reflect on my trip to Africa last month with some of our global SheLoves sisters. […]

My God is a Limitless God

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“God’s plans come to fruition when we slow down and stop letting our plans and fears get in the way of His voice directing and guiding us.” I took a deep breath, hoping that when I released the air in my lungs with it would come all of the stress, worry and anxiety I’d felt […]