catapult magazine

catapult magazine


Family & Relationships

In the meantime

A reflection on the longing for community in a new place.


Birth announcements

On the incarnate words that call our worlds into being.

Why I still subscribe

Continuing a family legacy (in certain ways) of reading the Grand Rapids Press.


Curve ahead: Ten ways to slow down

Reflecting at the beginning of a new year on growing older with grace.

Ready for anything: Ten practices for preparation

A post-crisis reflection on getting things in order.


Ten things about my mom

Remembering the character of a nurturer.


The Pendleton coat

Pondering lost connections, of both the human and the wooly, plaid kind.

New ones

A fictional story about what kids can teach their teachers.


All in the mind’s eye

Raising kids to never imagine their limits.