Getting to know . . . Mollie Hemingway.

HRMS front coverMollie Hemingway is an award-winning journalist, political analyst, contributor to Fox News, and — wait for it — pastor’s kid.

She is also a contributing author to He Restores My Soul.

Describe a normal day in the life of Mollie Hemingway:

Get up, check Twitter, answer emails, return calls, interview people, prepare for TV shows, drive children around, write until the wee hours, get to bed.

What three words best describe your personality?

Loyal, goofy, determined

Who do you go to for advice?

My mother, my husband, my best friend

What do you like to read?

Books on political philosophy

What do you want to be when you grow up?

Relaxed, organized, helpful

Beverage of choice?

Tequila or coffee, depending on the hour

What do you want to eat when Mom is cooking? 


Confirmation verse?

Romans 1:16: “For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God to salvation for everyone who believes, for the Jew first and also for the Greek.”

Which song do you hum the most?

The Te Deum

What is your superpower?

Making my foes angry

What is your Kryptonite?

Bad smells

How do you use hymns in your daily life?

My friends regularly host hymn-sings, and I like to hum my favorite tunes and meditate on my favorite verses — usually not the same ones.

What scenery do you want to be viewing?

The view from the top of a 14,000-foot mountain

Shoe of choice?

All of them

Favorite movie villain?

Hans Gruber

Which Psalm do you pray the most?

141, probably

What is your chapter about?

Challenges associated with vocations in the public square

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