Ginny and I talk to Lauren Casper about infertility, adoption and disability.

Lauren Casper is the author of It’s Okay About It and founder of the popular blog, where she shares her thoughts on life, parenting, and faith. She is a top contributor to the TODAY Parenting Team and has had numerous articles syndicated by The Huffington Post, the TODAY show, Yahoo! News, and several other publications. She is also co-founder of, a new community created for women in the trenches. Lauren and her husband, John, have two beautiful children brought home from Ethiopia in 2011 and 2012. They make their home in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.


Tish Harrison Warren is a priest in the Anglican Church in North America. After eight years with InterVarsity Graduate and Faculty Ministries at Vanderbilt and The University of Texas at Austin, she now serves as Co-Associate Rector at Church of the Ascension in Pittsburgh, PA. She writes regularly for The Well, CT Women (formerly her.meneutics), and Christianity Today. Her work has also appeared in Comment Magazine, Christ and Pop Culture, Art House America, and elsewhere. She is author of Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life (IVP). She and her husband Jonathan have two young daughters.

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atypical:: matt chat…vulnerability [ep. 62]

Matt and Ginny discuss the theme of VULNERABILITY and other things including…. Crazy sports parents & thoughts on a recent scene from 7-year old baseball Matt’s recent trip to the Frederick Buechner Writer’s Workshop. Why we admire the vulnerability of others but hate it in ourselves. Things Discussed:: Brene’ Brown:: The Gifts of Imperfection, Daring […]

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atypical:: matt chat [ep. 61]

Matt & Ginny sit down to continue their discussions on the NBA playoffs as a motif for life, wal-martians, romphim… as well as ask for your feedback on two important trends that have caught Ginny’s eye: cell phones stored in unmentionables public beard petting Give us your feedback at… Ginny’s Instagram (for Wal-Martian sightings, etc.) […]

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atypical:: matt chat [ep. 60]

Matt & Ginny discuss many different topics in this summer preview including: the Wal-Martians invasion of 2017 Fidget Spinners a summer rant on children’s usage of the word “bored” RompHim- a Kickstarter for the male romper Donate here to get Matt to wear a male romper If you have a summer rant, please phone it […]

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atypical:: Kyle Strobel [ep. 59]

This week Matt & Ginny talk to Kyle Strobel about his recent book The Way of the Dragon or the Way off the Lamb. Kyle Strobel is a professor of spiritual theology and formation at Talbot School of Theology, Biola University and is an emerging voice among evangelicals on spiritual formation, discipleship, and theology. Kyle […]

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