The first day

A start to a new school year, new job, new home. Where is God in this?
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Cafe group: God with us

September 2018 The first day by Jenna Pulkowski A start to a new school year, new job, new home--where is God in this? Read more Faith reflections: Those that cry out for rest and relief by Jenna Pulkowski Psalm 34 is one of many psalms and passages that illustrate...

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A Litany for the Homesick

Café writer, Jennifer Hall recommends getting in touch with a faith community on campus, joining different groups, and taking a leap of faith when meeting others. These new circles may or may not become part of your story—but even if not, they might lead...

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Café is a magazine for and with young adult women who want to build their faith.

Café incorporates a Lutheran perspective for young, adult women of Christian faith or simply for any woman who is interested in how faith relates to the issues that women face today. Readers and writers of Café include pastors, seminary and college students, and other young adult women who use Café as a Bible study resource individually or with their congregation. Pictured: The Young Women’s Bible Study at Clemson University. They read and discuss Café articles once a week.

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