Kaitlin Curtice is a Native American Christian author, speaker and worship leader. She is the author of Glory Happening: Finding the Divine in Everyday Places. Her writing has appeared in Sojourners in addition to the Patheos blog and her own website www.kaitlincurtice.com. Kaitin is an enrolled member of the Potawatomi Citizen Band and she writes on the intersection of American spirituality, mystic faith in everyday life and the church. She lives in Decatur, GA with her husband and two sons. In this episode of RePlacing Church, she joins me to discuss:
- How God sent her on a journey of reconnecting with her native heritage
- How engaging her native identity helped her see the relationship between Christianity and empire in the U.S.
- What churches can do to acknowledge and honor Indigenous people
- Why she still calls God “Father”
- How to pay attention to glory in the midst of parenting
- How to stay rooted in an uprooted world
Episode Song Credits: “Another Wrong to Right” and “You Won't Walk Alone” by Mercir. “Closed” by Zadok Wartes. Used with Permission. Production Assistance by Nate Tubbs.