The Common Good

Emily A. Dause

Emily A. Dause is a public school teacher and a freelance writer. Her writing appears in PRISM MagazineTeaching Children Mathematics, RELEVANTmagazine.com, and her blog, sliversofhope.comYou can also follow her on Facebook or Twitter.

Blog Posts by Emily A. Dause

Posted by Emily A. Dause 19 weeks 2 days ago
Confession: I cannot say the books of the Bible in order. Sometimes I still feel embarrassed when I have to flip around a little bit to find a certain book or, even worse, use the table of contents....
Posted by Emily A. Dause 39 weeks 23 hours ago
Last December, I decided to run after dark and entertain myself by running through neighborhoods, looking at lighted Christmas decorations as I passed by. It was a novel twist on my regular exercise...
Posted by Emily A. Dause 42 weeks 2 days ago
It’s that time of year when Thanksgiving reminds us to be thankful. Many people use this time to acknowledge parts of their lives for which they are grateful, whether that means sharing around the...
Posted by Emily A. Dause 47 weeks 3 days ago
Until recently, I had always been in the majority. I am Caucasian, middle-class, healthy, and always did well in school. I had never had a personal label others would speak carefully about so as not...
Posted by Emily A. Dause 1 year 2 weeks ago
As with essentially any issue, you can find Christians with opinions all across the board regarding educational policy in the United States. I am not going to pretend there is one “right” political...