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Ask Me: “Should I go to grad school if I want to be a mom one day?”

Dear Bronwyn, I finished college and have been working for a few years. I love my job, and pursuing graduate school feels like the logical next step for me and had been a part of my original plan. Yet I strongly feel that if I have children, I want to raise them. My question is this: is …

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Ask Me: How can I know if he’s the one? And are we too young to get married?

Dear Bronwyn, My boyfriend and I are both 20, and have been dating for 4 years. We have been talking about getting married for a few months and I’m getting scared. I’m scared that he’s not the one for me because I don’t have that gut feeling and part of me is saying run away and …

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Talking to Kids About What Easter and Jesus have to do with Chocolate Easter Eggs

Everybody knows Christmas and Easter are the two big Christian holidays.  And everybody knows, apparently, how you are supposed to celebrate the two big Christian holidays. Trees, lights, gifts and all-things-cinnamon for Christmas; and pastel colors and easter egg hunts for easter. Right?? Right. Except that: there’s nothing particularly Christian about all that paraphernalia. If …

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Help: We’re Married and Heading in Different Spiritual Directions

Dear Bronwyn, My Husband is increasingly drawn to Orthodox Christianity, and I don’t know what to do… A shared faith was central when we married a few years ago, but it has since become a struggle and source of conflict. My husband and I met and married in a college group at a Protestant Church. He became …

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