Andrée Seu Peterson

Andrée is a senior writer for WORLD Magazine. Her commentary has been compiled into three books including Won't Let You Go Unless You Bless Me. Andrée resides in Philadelphia, Penn.

Illustration by Krieg Barrie

Being West river

Faith & Inspiration | Does human friendliness have a geographical component?
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 11/09/16, 02:00 pm

This morning I did child care at a Christian ministry house for single mothers with the first woman I have ever met named Marlys. She is from South Dakota by way of Minnesota, where Marlys is not an unheard-of name.

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What do they teach at school?

Education | A day visiting schools, asking questions, and making secretaries nervous
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 11/08/16, 01:11 pm

“I wonder what they do teach them at these schools,” Professor Kirke muttered to himself in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. And I wondered that too, because the nation doesn’t seem to be going so well, judging by the “Watters’ World” segments on The O’Reilly Factor. So I got in my car and drove off to visit schools for a day.

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Keeping the light on

Faith & Inspiration | Christians must resist the pressure to approve of sexual sin
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 10/28/16, 01:00 am

The scene: An antebellum mansion serving as a Christian retreat house in the semi-countryside. A small staff and 15 other sojourners, all singles and mostly in their 20s, who had come for a longer stay as students, some local, some less local, one from Canada and one from the Netherlands.

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