R. Holland, Chair of Disability Ministries, Uses Her Writing to Raise Awareness About Disabilities

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R. Holland volunteers as a Staff Writer at CAPTIVATING!

My name is Rebecca and I am a preacher, musician, and a writer. I am also visually impaired.

As a woman of minority descent with a visual disability, I feel a deep sense of call to work to make the church and society a more inclusive space for all of God’s children, especially people with disabilities.

I also love to write. I studied English in college and graduated with a Bachelor in the Science of English Education. Throughout seminary, I was one of those unique people who genuinely enjoyed writing twenty page theological papers. In December, I even published my first chapbook of poems, Through My Good Eye: A Memoir in Verse. 

One of my greatest joys is when I can combine my love of writing with my love for making the world a more inclusive place for all people. Last evening, I was over the moon when I was offered a very special and unique opportunity….

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