Resources by Andrea Burke

When she's not chasing around her six-year-old daughter or cooking vats of spaghetti sauce for her friends, Andrea Burke spends most of her time writing and working as a freelance designer and artist. She's married to the quintessential mountain man, Jedediah, and they attend Grace Road Church in downtown Rochester, NY, where she also leads worship.
Aug 29, 2016

You Could've Been Something by Andrea Burke

“I heard your CD today,” she tells me. “You have a great voice. You could’ve been something!” I could’ve been something, yes, and by God’s grace I didn’t.

Feb 3, 2017

When They Say Parenting Gets Worse by Andrea Burke

You don’t get to decide to lay down your life one day and then not think about it again

Apr 29, 2015

We Wait, Eyes to the Ground by Andrea Burke

“No,” she pulls a blanket up over her head. I know you want to hide, I want to say. Confession makes us feel naked even with all of the weight of hiding on top of us. I know where she is, but I ask for her to show herself anyway. Coming face to face with the one you’re confessing to is important. I know it from the garden. I…

Jul 6, 2015

The Wolves, Swords, and Foxes by Andrea Burke

How long will I keep anxiety on a leash pretending I’m not on the end of his?

Apr 13

The Quiet Faithful Life of Ruth Lee by Andrea Burke

The amazing and good news about this upside-down kingdom of our God is that you can be the most effective, the most faithful, and leave the greatest legacy simply by being faithful in your quiet life. 

Mar 10, 2017

Into the Great Unknown by Andrea Burke

Go to the source. Go into the dark of things you don’t know. Watch how the stars shine.

May 6, 2015

I Doubt It All by Andrea Burke

The fight for love is sometimes not letting go.

Feb 17, 2017

Health, Wealth, And Not Much Else by Andrea Burke

Revival wasn't shouting and screaming; it was the beat of love within me for others.

Nov 5

Grave to Groom by Andrea Burke

We grieve at bedsides and empty beds, asking hard questions that might go unanswered for our lifetimes.

Jun 13

Give Us Our Daily Bread by Andrea Burke

The wallets that remain empty force us to find our joy in things that cannot be valued by Wall Street and Instagram. 

Dec 6, 2017

Church Discipline Brought Me Home by Andrea Burke

In 2006, I sat at the table with men and women at The Village Church and heard the words that I didn’t want to hear: church discipline.