More of Eileen’s Writing


Parenting may expand our hearts, show us our own limitations, make us feel more dependent on God, and at the same time limit our opportunities for spiritual nurture. In God Raising Us: Parenting as a Spriritual Practice, Eileen Flanagan shares her own struggles with these issues and asks readers to support the spiritual lives of parents. Click the cover to purchase this Pendle Hill Pamphlet.


Who’s Your Mama! The Unsung Voices of Women and Mothers is a unique collection of essays by a diverse cross-section of women who share candidly about their struggles to live out their beliefs through motherhood. It includes Eileen Flanagan’s essay, “A Pellet of Poison,” which explores her efforts to avoid passing her mother’s racism on to her children. Click the cover to buy it from Amazon.