The Author

Rachel Joy Welcher is a wife, teacher, and poet (“Blue Tarp,” Finishing Line Press). She is currently getting her MLitt in theology at the University of St. Andrews and writes poetry and essays on theology for magazines such as RELEVANT and Fathom. You can follow her on Twitter and read her writings at

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,