Addise’s Letter (Grab a Kleenex)

Parenting is the most difficult thing I do. Photo by Emily Bell (aka our family photographer) Motherhood splits me open to ALL of the hopes, fears, insecurities, and dreams I have for the future. I see the future in my two sons and daughter. From the daily grind to...

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Prayerful Examen

Steve Carter A Guest Post First, a Word from April:In our final episode of The Global Fringe this season, Ezer + Co.’s Advisory Board member, Steve Carter, brings a powerful word in a super vulnerable, honest, and courageous conversation about being an ally for women,...

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Pizza Rolls + Male Privilege

Chris Schaffner A Guest Post First, a word from April. Chris is the real deal. He doesn’t give himself as much credit as he deserves in this post. Chris is an ally for women and other marginalized people, especially the LGBTQ and homeless community. He’s actively...

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An Open Letter to Ministry Leaders

Dr. Wes Beavis A Guest Post First, a word from April:The conversation about mental wellness is a much-needed, ongoing conversation. If we are going to be whole in our body, mind, and spirit, we cannot ignore the symptoms of burnout.In this episode of The Global...

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These Boots are Made for Walking

Ann Wellman A Guest Post Money can be one of the biggest deterrents, strongholds, or even excuses that keep us from following a dream. Putting up the money for “Coaching for Spiritual Leaders” was one of the best investments I’ve ever made...and I don’t even have a...

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What do you want in 2020?

For the love of God, don’t go home. I do NOT want that. We need you. All of you. Your whole life and leadership in this world. As we wrap up another decade, I’m still so frustrated at how far we have to go so women not only have safety but are treated with dignity and...

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13 Signs You Are Probably in an Abusive Relationship

Sierra White A Guest Post First, a word from April.When partnership between men and women breaks down, one of the side effects is abuse. This can take many shapes and forms. I asked Sierra to share her personal experience. I believe pain can become a place of...

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Ending Abuse: 4 Steps for Churches

Dr. Mimi Haddad Guest Post First, a word from April. #metoo and #churchtoo are everywhere in the news these days. The stories must keep coming to light. As Nancy Beach shared her The Global Fringe episode this week, we must use our voices to end the abuse against...

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