Sister Natalie Shawver

Sister Natalie is a proud Cincinnati girl who is never without a good book, cup of tea or husband Brother Justin, and favorite sidekick son Graham.

Day Job: Writer and word nerd extraordinaire.

Favorite Scripture: 2 Corinthians 4:17.

Articles by Sister Natalie Shawver

Generation to Generation

Generation to Generation

When I look around our home, I’m blessed to see items that have been given to me from various family members. Plates, dressers, artwork, and holiday ornaments from my...

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Writer’s Block

Writer’s Block

You may not believe this after having read my blogs over the years, but the truth is, sometimes I get writer’s block. Yep, even experienced writers who seem to find the words no...

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Knowing Others, Knowing Him

Knowing Others, Knowing Him

Family and friends, brothers and sisters, coworkers, students in our classes … we like to think we know them well. Sometimes we finish each other’s sentences or even place their...

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Emilio the Breakup Kitten

Emilio the Breakup Kitten

I’d like to preface this blog post by saying that I believe God created animals — all animals — for a purpose. Whether it’s to provide sustenance, emotional support, or act as...

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The Value of Unity

The Value of Unity

Value: Unity  Definition: Oneness; harmony; continuity without contention; brotherhood  Vital Verses “Now I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord...

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Thank You for the Music

Thank You for the Music

Today's article is another installment in our series of childhood church memories. Today, Sister Natalie Shawver takes a musical trip down memory lane. “Deep and wide, deep and...

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