Other Writings


“You Are What You Wear” in The Lutheran Witness (January 2021)

“Not All Stories of Infertility End with a Baby” on The Federalist (September 10, 2019)

“Why Helen Keller Believed in Eradicating People with Disabilities” on The Federalist (September 9, 2019)

“Why the Embryo Adoption Industry Is Not Pro-Life” on The Federalist (August 22, 2017)

“Q&A with Katie Schuermann” on The Word Endures (July 19, 2017)

“So You Want to Be a Writer” on Meet, Write, & Salutary (June 16, 2017)

“How to Teach Children a Reformation Hymn” on Lutheranreformation.org (April 24, 2017)

“Writer to Writer: Some Friendly Advice” on The Word Endures (March 2017)

“10 Reasons I Still Keep a Clean House Despite Everyone Insisting It’s Stupid” on The Federalist (March 2017)

“The challenge: finding translators for hymn texts” on Reporter Online (November 2016)

“10 years of ‘Lutheran Service Book'” on Reporter Online (November 2016)

Witness, Mercy, Life Together to continue in the LCMS” on Reporter Online (July 2016)

“LCMS board elections continued, completed” on Reporter Online (July 2016)

“Ordained, commissioned ministers and lay nominees elected to boards, CTCR” on Reporter Online (July 2016)

“Hartwig retiring; Sias elected new secretary of Synod” on Reporter Online (July 2016)

“Regional vice-presidents elected, ranked” on Reporter Online (July 2016)

“Mueller re-elected first vice-president of Synod” on Reporter Online (July 2016)

“Convention opening service unites delegates from every corner of Synod” on Reporter Online (July 2016)

“Why Luther’s Hymns Sound the Way They Do” on Lutheranreformation.org (April 11, 2016)

“Behind the Scenes of the House of Living Stones Audiobook” on cph.org (March 28, 2016)

“Lutherans lead life march” on Reporter Online (January 29, 2016)

“It’s Legal to Buy and Sell Children, as Long as They’re Small” on The Federalist (January 25, 2016)

“Life Sunday” on Lutheranreformation.org (January 22, 2016)

“Then Sings My Soul” in Lutheran Woman’s Quarterly (Winter 2015)

“Ten Reasons We Sold Our Television” on The Federalist (November 4, 2015)

“How an Infertile Couple Experiences the Planned Parenthood Videos” on The Federalist (August 12, 2015)

“Saying the Right Words to Our Barren Sisters in Christ” in Lutheran Woman’s Quarterly (Winter 2014)

“Call Me ‘Miss’ or ‘Ms.’ at Your Peril” on The Federalist (October 2, 2014)

“She’s on Her Last Breath” on Sister, Daughter, Mother, Wife (August 22, 2014)

“The Sorry State of Christian Fiction” on Stet (August 1, 2014)

“Martyrs for the Faith” in The Lutheran Witness (June 2014)

“Upcoming symposium targets infertility ethics” in Reporter Online (May 2014)

“Education across the Board” in The Lutheran Witness (May 2014)

“10 Minutes with…Mona Fuerstenau” in The Lutheran Witness (November 2013)

“A Light in the Darkness” in Lutherans Engage the World (September/October 2013)

“Convention’s ‘Life Together’ is in worship” in Reporter Online (July 2013)

“Convention elects Nazareth native fifth vice-president” in Reporter Online (July 2013)

“Harrison leaves chair to address resolution” in Reporter Online (July 2013)

“Left Behind” and “License to Carry” in The Lutheran Witness (August 2012)

“Why Am I Barren?” in The Lutheran Witness (June/July 2011)

“Me and JSB” in Higher Things (Winter 2009)