Brenda Kronemeijer-Heyink grew up in southwestern Ontario, Canada, and attended Redeemer College and Calvin Seminary. She has since moved to the Netherlands, where she is working on her Ph.D. in Biblical studies and participating in an intentional Christian community in Amsterdam's Red Light District. You can follow her journeys at brendahey.blogspot.com. This piece originally appeared in Catapult magazine. / Photo courtesy of iStockphoto.