Page 1 of 196 
Praying for peaches

Praying for peaches

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | My father hasn’t done well with the cherry tree this year. My husband looked up the symptoms and it seems a fungus that goes for pitted fruit is the…

Barbarians inside the gate

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Culture | When the unwashed Germanic hordes of Vandals, Alans, and Suebi crossed the frozen Rhine River in A.D. 406 and changed Europe forever, beleaguered Rome…

The only bright spot in Friday’s Supreme Court ruling

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | I am going to save my June 27,2015, edition of The Philadelphia Inquirer with its headline “GAY MARRIAGE CONSTITUTIONAL.” I will place it in the attic along…

After we’ve blown it

After we’ve blown it

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | Doing what is right after having done wrong

No desire to be June Cleaver

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Sexuality | I was reading Philadelphia’s popular free daily newspaper the Metro the other day and suddenly realized I’d been had. It was the same feeling I had when my…

The cost of following Christ

The cost of following Christ

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | My friend J. is attractive, intelligent, personable, kind, a homeowner, gainfully employed as a physician’s assistant—and unmarried. The reason she is…

The test on our kitchen table

The test on our kitchen table

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | There is a test sitting on my kitchen table. It has been there for days. It is not a school quiz, a civil service exam, a personality assessment, or any other…

Standing on His precious promises

Standing on His precious promises

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | In Act 2, Scene 3 of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet , the kindly Friar says to Romeo, who is being vague and evasive about the jam he is in: “Riddling…

Visiting a widow

Visiting a widow

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | Call me a super-literalist, but today I happened to read in James about visiting widows and decided to visit a widow: a woman who lived across the street for…

Beyond pessimism

Beyond pessimism

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | Are a Christian’s labors on earth in vain?

This present moment

This present moment

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | A neighbor of mine has advanced cancer, and sometimes she is glum, but sometimes, as she was today, she is happy. She is happy today because, as she just told…

Godly speculation

Godly speculation

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | My washing machine spin cycle is not reliable, so I have come into the habit of praising God every time it works well. I wonder if God is using this situation…

 
Page 1 of 196 

Andrée Seu Peterson

More Writers 
Advertisement