From the Early Days of Covid Lockdowns:

What Language Can I Borrow? (Christian Century, 5/5/20)

Award-Winning Cover Stories:

A Pastor’s MeToo Story (Christian Century, 12/4/17) received Award of Merit (silver) from Associated Church Press

Women of the Bible Say #MeToo (Christian Century, 6/27/18) received Award of Excellence (gold) from Associated Church Press

Washington Post:

Our Culture of Purity Celebrates the Virgin Mary. As a Rape Victim, that Hurts Me (Washington Post, 12/6/16)

On Rape and Abortion:

Even in Cases of Rape? (Sojourners, 8/2017) received Honorable Mention (bronze) from Associated Church Press. You can read it here.

On Surviving Trauma:

4 Things I Learned from Surviving Trauma (Tyndale, 2016)

18 Ways Churches Can Fight Sexual Assault in 2018 (Christian Century, 12/4/17)

Reaching Out to a Hurting World: PW Talks with Ruth Everhart, (Publishers Weekly, 11/22/19)

5 Ways the Church Hurts and Helps Victims of Sexual Violence (Outreach Magazine, 7/28/16)

Racism, Sexual Predators, and My Experiences with Both (Christian Century, 9/28/18)

When #MeToo Becomes #Church Too (The Arc, 12/17/17)

I am a Pastor and Rape Survivor. #MeToo Is an Opportunity for the Church (Sojourners, 11/1/17)


From Shattered to Whole (Christianity Today, 4/24/17)

A Lenten Pilgrimage (originally published at Presbyterians Today, Lent 2012)

On Holy Land Pilgrimage:

When Sanctuaries Aren’t Safe (Eerd Word, 6/29/15)

Reading the Fifth Gospel?(Christian Century, 6/6/14)

Why Are Catholics Better at Pilgrimage than Protestants??(Eerd Word, 3/4/14)

A Protestant Walks the Via Dolorosa (parts 1 & 2) (Eerd Word, 3/27/13)

Wilderness (Eerd Word, 2/13/13)

When a Pastor Becomes a Pilgrim (Eerd Word, 12/12/12)

The Body of Christ: Tough & Fragile (Christian Century, 1/4/16)

Portals, Icons, Threshholds, and the Internet (Reformed Worship, 3/1/10)

More as a Christian Feminist:

Would Jesus Have Marched? Matthew 5:13-20 (Journey with Jesus, 1/29/17) 

Beyond Heroines & Harlots (Monasteries of the Heart, 7/27/16)

Momma Don’t Want No Stinkin’ Card (Christian Century, 5/5/14)