Andrée Seu Peterson

Andrée is a senior writer for WORLD Magazine and the author of three books: Won't Let You Go Unless You Bless Me, Normal Kingdom Business, and We Shall Have Spring Again.

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‘You’ll never walk alone’

Faith & Inspiration | Home or away, we all need godly encouragement
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 12/08/16, 06:25 pm

At the 1930 World Cup in Uruguay, Belgian referee John Langenus agreed to officiate only if there was a boat readied at Montevideo harbor for a hasty exit. The contest was marked by death threats, skirmishes over the match ball, shouts of “Victoria o muerte!” stone throwing at a consulate, and the declaration of a national holiday after Uruguay’s win over Argentina.

Oh, and 22 men played ball on a soccer field.

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Making things complicated

Faith & Inspiration | Beware of losing the simple teachings of God
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 12/01/16, 04:57 pm

Long ago someone gave me a book on potty training. That’s right, a book. I underlined four or five helpful sentences and threw away the rest.

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Not knowing what was coming

Faith & Inspiration | A visit to the dental clinic brings to mind thoughts of physical torture
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 11/22/16, 02:36 pm

I’m glad I didn’t know what was coming the other day. I knew I had a dentist appointment at 1:30 p.m., but I thought it would be one of those do-nothing kinds again where they look in my mouth and say I definitely need to come back soon, and then I see the receptionist on the way out for a card. I’ve had a lot of those for some reason.

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