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A friend made an introduction, and she found a calling

She knows she’s not exactly a spokesperson for millennials. But Linda Kurtz can say that she’s seen some patterns among her friends and peers when it comes to navigating adulthood. “My generation is the generation of the quarter-life crisis,” says Kurtz, 26, who has been attending BPC since middle school. “We might get a job out of […]

She took a deep breath, and she hit “send”

Chimwemwe Munthali knows what it feels like to be a little different. Growing up black in Burke, she was sometimes the only dark-skinned child at parties. Her name made some people scrunch up their foreheads before mispronouncing it. When her family began attending BPC in the 1980s, occasionally people would scoot into different pews when […]