Rachel G. Hackenberg is an author, speaker, ordained minister, and soccer mom. Her book, Sacred Pause: A Creative Retreat for the Word-weary Christian, invites readers to savor the very words of our faith to meet The Word afresh.

Rachel’s popular devotional Writing to God introduces the spiritual discipline of prayer-writing. For young readers, Writing to God: Kids’ Edition offers simple prayer ideas to encourage kids to talk with God about everyday life in everyday language.

Rachel facilitates workshops on writing and prayer, clergy renewal and congregational vitality. She is often a guest preacher and retreat leader for ecumenical events; contact Rachel with speaking inquiries.

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