Malinda Just graduated from Tabor College in 2005, and along with her husband and three children resides in Hillsboro, Kansas. She writes Lipstick & Pearls, a monthly op-ed column in the Hillsboro Free Press in which she seeks to authentically pair a splash of light-hearted humor with pearls of truth, wisdom and encouragement. She has a heart for raising awareness of the effects of childhood trauma and for encouraging others to develop deep roots around Christ. A stay-at-home mom and assistant track coach, Malinda also finds time to blog at www.malindajust.com. For more, follow her writing page on Facebook, Malinda D Just – Writer.
The Christian Leader, published bimonthly by the U.S. Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches (USMB), connects the USMB family, celebrates our Lord Jesus Christ and cultivates discipleship as understood in the evangelical/Anabaptist tradition.