The Author

Rachel Joy Welcher is an editor at Fathom Magazine and the author of two collections of poetry. She graduated with her MLitt in Bible and the Contemporary World from the University of St. Andrews and is currently working on a book on purity culture for InterVarsity PressShe lives in Glenwood, Iowa, with her husband, Pastor Evan Welcher, and their dog, Frank. You can follow her on Twitter.

When the Unbeliever Departs: The Aftermath

Even if your marriage fails, like mine did, you can still honor God.

Before You Marry, Question Your Relationship

If we love God, we will ask for wisdom

Sharing Heaven with Serial Killers

One day I might sing 'Holy, Holy, Holy' beside

Affirmation Is Not Someone Else’s Gift

Flattery is building up in order to be built

When the Unbeliever Departs

God only gives grace for the moment you’re in,