Karen Mac is a second-generation Chinese American woman who traces her family history across Southeast Asia, navigating thetensions of hybrid nationality and ethnic identity. Previously having worked for an advocacy organization focused on building inclusive care policy, she now serves as a strategic communications consultant for nonprofits. She currently lives in Harlem, New York City.
Contemporary Christian culture often teaches us to be generous with our time, our resources, our possessions. We are told to give and give and give until it hurts, or until we have no more left to give.