Emily Gehman | Storytelling Coach

Telling my story and helping you tell yours.



Prayer Is Our Only Sure Response To The Syrian Refugee Crisis

Okay, The Syrian Refugee Crisis. I don't write a lot of politically-charged things because, quite frankly, I do not care for the arguing. There is far too much of it and it does little good. I'm all for letting your... Continue Reading →

On Christians & Starbucks: We’re Not All Crazy!

FINAL VERDICT: Most Christians do NOT care about Starbucks' Red Cups! (Hallelujah!) You may have seen a bit of commotion this week regarding the new Starbucks Red Cup. After seeing several comments and posts on my own Facebook newsfeed of my friends... Continue Reading →

Dear Christians: Calm Down About Starbucks’ Red Cup

This just in: Christians now offended by the color red. Wait, what? As I scrolled through my newsfeed, I thought for a moment I was seeing headlines from The Onion, a satirical news website. So I clicked this title (amongst others)... Continue Reading →

The Church And Same Sex Marriage: “Dear LGBTs, Please Come To Thanksgiving Dinner”

Alright, let's talk about same-sex marriage for two hot seconds. This is how I see it. For the sake of argument, imagine one of your siblings whom you love dearly is living in a way much different than you.* I... Continue Reading →

Yogi Berra: Intentionally Unintentional

"When you come to a fork in the road, take it!" "It ain't over 'til it's over." "It's like deja vu all over again." Today we're mourning the loss of beloved wordsmith and famed New York Yankees catcher, Yogi Berra.... Continue Reading →

The Drop Box Movie: More Than A Baby Box

So, I did a little digging on the new documentary The Drop Box for Shattered Magazine this week. And even though I didn't get a chance to see the movie while it was out, I learned that it's much more than just a movie... Continue Reading →

Why I’m Not Seeing Fifty Shades Of Grey For Valentine’s Day

  Okay, let's talk about Fifty Shades of Grey and Fifty Shades Darker. I'm not watching it. And I haven't read it. That's what I want to talk about. Originally, I wanted to write a scathing review of the book and the movie.... Continue Reading →

Eric Garner And You—With Liberty And Justice BY All

Okay, people. This is ridiculous. I didn't say much about Ferguson, because there was a lot of noise happening last week. But I can't let this one go by. If you're not up-to-date on the Eric Garner situation, let me... Continue Reading →

As the World Yearns

The Weather Outside is Frightful If you're reading this right now, it's no news to you that it's cold today. Actually, if you're reading this right now, congratulations! So far you are surviving the winter storm dubbed the "polar vortex."... Continue Reading →

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