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Liz Niehoff

Essay

Wounded Healer

by Liz Niehoff Henri Nouwen coined a phrase that is frequently used in Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) circles: as pastoral caregivers, we ought to aim toward the goal of being wounded healers, not the walking wounded. When I hear this,…
Essay

For All the Saints

by Liz Niehoff Today is All Saints Day, and for many, including my dad, it is a monumental day in the church year. Celebrated in the local church, it remembers those Saints who have died, both past, and in the…
Essay

Lord, In Your Mercy…

by Liz Niehoff Lord in your mercy, Hear our prayers. What a week it has been. With shootings, deaths, continued uncertainty and periods of wandering in the desert with many searching for a more permanent-temporary home, This week has brought…