Helen Lee

Helen Lee is an award-winning Christian journalist and author of The Missional Mom. She is also a homeschooling mom to her three boys, and her family lives in Chicagoland.

Helen Lee's articles

Here I am

The Benefits of Embracing God’s Purposes

I still clearly remember my fervor as a young Christian in college, newly recommitted to Christ and ready to take on any and every challenge God had for me. Evangelizing fellow undergraduates during Spring Break on the beaches of Fort Lauderdale? Inviting Tony Campolo to our secular campus and telling everyone and anyone who would…

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Adjusting Focus

Viewing Life and Circumstances Through the Right Lenses

A few years ago, I was running around like mad, trying to do all the things that a typical suburban mom was supposed to do. My eldest son Jason, a first-grader, was in school during the week, practiced piano an hour every day and participated in sports activities on top of that. In addition, he…

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Curbing the “I Want” Syndrome

Replacing Selfish Desires with Sacrificial Ones

I live in a house with three sons, 10 years old and younger, which means that our home is a veritable museum for all things Star Wars. Lego minifigures of Anakin Skywalker and Darth Vader appear perched in all manner of random places, and we have enough Star Wars-related books, lightsabers, and DVDs scattered throughout…

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