catapult magazine

catapult magazine



Transformed by awareness

Learning to see and dismantle global injustice.


Comfort my people

Is suffering necessary for building character and resilience?

Shopping locally, feeding our neighbors

Moving to a new neighborhood illuminates interconnectedness.


My “go local” rant

Raising critical questions about the goodness and integrity of a local focus.

Hope at the margins

Loving marginalized places enough to unearth their gifts and share their burdens.


The backyard tomato

Subverting slavery, one harvest at a time.

Speaking with strangers

From St. Francis to Shakespeare, an endorsement for radical hospitality.


Outside in

Moving from transplanted strangers to homemaking exiles.

Suspicious skin

First hand experience with Alabama’s new immigration law.


Border line

Pondering government and inequality in Detroit.