The story of any one of us is in some measure the story of us all. ~Frederick Buechner

Posts by Jane Hertenstein

Jean Vanier

What made me join JPUSA thirty years ago, and would I do the same thing today? That thing I was looking for back then is the…

Time

  As a young Christian I questioned my use of time. What if I wasn’t investing in kingdom building? I worried if it was all for…

Ugly Mugs

At JPUSA we have a tradition of collecting and using “ugly mugs” from thrift stores in our neighborhood. Our use of tableware has gone through several…

Saved By Words

Last month I attended the Festival of Faith and Writing in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Really it should be called the Festival of Faith and Reading. For…