Rebecca VanDoodewaard is the the author of the new book Uprooted: A Guide for Homesick Christians. She is the wife of Bill, Professor of Church History at Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary, and mother of three. Bill and Rebecca blog together at The Christian Pundit.
Uprooted is loaded with practical, spiritual advice on how to handle moving and the life changes it brings. Rebecca was gracious to answer the following questions to introduce you to the book. My wife and I have been encouraged by the book as we prepare to be uprooted ourselves next year, so I wanted to draw it to others’ attention. But beyond that, as part of Bill & Rebecca’s journey led them to worship and live near us for three years, they are dear friends and I can attest to the reality in their lives of the godly faith encouraged in this book.
You explain in the opening pages of the book the life factors that caused you to have to deal with homesickness and led to the writing of Uprooted. Could you share with our readers here a few of those?
My own homesickness drove me to dig into Scripture and the lives of saints from history who […]