Following in the Footsteps of a Texas Artist

I’m taking every opportunity to wrack up more adventures. After all, how can you write a blog entitled, “The Adventures of a Modern Day Church Lady,” if you stay put?…

Off to Sierra Leone

The Modern Day Church Lady is off on another adventure! This time to Sierra Leone, along with four other Morrow Methodist Church members. Morrow Methodist has a covenant relationship with…

Women: Tell Your Story Loud and Proud

There has been some good news lately about giving the female voice a bigger role in important institutions. It is heartening to see the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and…

Cooking Up Morning Memories

  Star Anise is a taste and scent that always brings me back to mornings in Haiti. I have visited Haiti twice in the last year as a guest of…

Modern Day Church Lady Adventure Pack

One of the best gifts I received this Christmas Season was my “Modern Day Church Lady Adventure Pack,” from my good friend and fellow Modern Day Church Lady, Valerie Mossman-Celestin,…

Taking the Asset-Based Approach Home

It seems to me that the asset-based way of thinking can be applied to those of us living in the developed world. Asset-based community development focuses on the strength and…

New Eyes to See With

In tiptoeing my way into the world of global development, one of the concepts this Modern Day Church Lady (MDCL) learned about was asset-based community development. Asset-based development seeks out…