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Author Elizabeth Evans Hagan

Elizabeth Hagan is senior minister of The Palisades Community Church in Washington, D.C. Other hats she wears are as a preacher, author and executive director of Our Courageous Kids, a foundation dedicated to orphan care.

Lent is already halfway over and is anyone dragging like me? The days of self-reflection and self-discipline seem like too much at junctures like today when I’m ready to throw in the towel and just say, “What’s the point?” I haven’t been able to keep a Lenten discipline for several years now, but I’m hoping […] Read More

“Will you please make my life improve and improve now?” Being a pastor is a “one size fits all” kind of job filled with lots of expectations. People want happier lives – all the time – so it’s not unusual that we are asked to do so much more than attend to the spiritual lives […] Read More