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    Gretchen Crowder

    Gretchen Crowder is the Director of Campus Ministry at Jesuit Dallas and an adjunct faculty member for the University of Dallas. She has a B.S. in mathematics and a M.Ed. from the University of Notre Dame as well as an M.T.S. from the University of Dallas. After teaching mathematics for almost a decade, she fully embraced her passion for ministry. She resides in Dallas, TX, with her husband and three sons.

    Perspective

    Every year for the past few years, I have chosen a word of the year. I do not have an elaborate process for choosing this word. Most of the...

    Reviving Anticipation

    I have a problem with chips and salsa. During the six months that my children and I were home together all day, every day, I may have eaten a bag...

    A Story of the Simple and Great Hearing Aid

    The other day, I ran around the house looking everywhere for my oldest son’s hearing aids. I checked the counter where we normally place them, his room, the bathroom....

    Soul to Soul

    The loud clang, clang, clang of the church bells resounding across the quad combined with the incessant chatter of excited kids running out of classrooms, looking for either their...

    When I Feel the Ground Disappearing Beneath Me

    One evening in early August, I stood in my kitchen in front of three open lunch boxes, feeling anxiety welling up in me. In order to cope in that...

    Teacher Heroes

    A picture keeps popping up in my mind as we near the start of school. It’s a colorful image of my oldest son at five years old. He is...