Where do you fit?
Who is your community?
Who really understands you?
Being multiracial is often confusing, frustrating and lonely. Perhaps you feel as Sundee Tucker Frazier sometimes does when faced with yet another form asking for her ethnic identifictionlike "none of the above."
In this book, Frazier offers good news: God loves multiracial people and their interracial families. There is a special place for you in God's plan! And God wants to give you a sense of wholeness, worth and belongingas one made in God's very likeness.
Frazier helps you understand the experiences that form who you are and shows how to connect with others like you. She offers insight for developing your ethnic identity, understanding your family of origineven figuring out who to marry! Most of all, she encourages you to gain a sense of God's purpose for your life. And for those who aren't multiracial themselves but know someone who is, she clarifies the challenges and rewards of sensitive relating.
With Frazier you'll embark on a journey of personal discoverywith the goal of embracing all of who you are. You'll discover joy in living as a multiracial person as you gain the hope and courage to "check all that apply."
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About the Author
Sundee Tucker Frazier is a full-time mother and children's writer. She worked for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship for ten years, first on campus staff and then as the worship leader with her husband, Matt, for Urbana 2000, InterVarsity's student missions convention. She is the author of Check All That Apply (IVP, 2002) and Brendan Buckley's Universe and Everything in It (Delacorte Press/Random House, 2007).
Table of Contents
IntroductionPart 1: Identity Issues
1. Don't Make Me Choose
2. Not Always As We Appear
3. How Can I Be Many in One?
4. Our Core IdentityPart 2: Relating to Others
5. Temptations We Face
6. All in the Family
7. As if Dating and Marriage Weren't Complicated EnoughPart 3: Walking in Purpose and Wholeness
8. Made Multiracial for a Reason
9. Where Can We Find Wholeness?
Glossary of Terms
Appendix 1: Race, Ethnicity, CultureWhat's the Difference?
Appendix 2: We're Not Alone: Historical Examples of Multiracial People
Appendix 3: Resources