Period Pastor

Rev. Karie Ann Charlton is a PCUSA pastor and is the leader of the Pittsburgh Chapter of Days for Girls. Learn more about her.

You can contact her to book a speaking engagement for any group, school, or church.

You can read the story of how this adventure started in First Drop


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  • Cleaning up Christmas

    January 14, 2020 by

    I aspire to have Christmas decorations cleaned, packed up and thank you notes sent by Epiphany…. But it doesn’t always work out that way.  This year, Epiphany was on a Monday and we didn’t have the time and energy to do everything we wanted to do.  So little by little we did what we could.  Thank you notes… Read more

  • Girl [Clergy] Logic

    January 10, 2020 by

    “[Girl Logic] is a characteristically female way of thinking that appears to be contradictory to circuitous but is actually a complicated and highly evolved way of considering every choice and its repercussions before we make a move toward what we want.” Iliza Shlesinger Iliza Shlesinger‘s “Girl Logic” and her Netflix special “Confirmed Kills” should be… Read more

  • When it’s not the most wonderful time of the year…

    December 30, 2019 by

    This is the article I wrote for the Third Church Spire (newsletter) in December of 2018. Following is a 2019 up-date. I’ve decided to be honest about Christmas.  For me (and probably for most of us) Christmas isn’t everything Hallmark movies, Target, and Pinterest promise.  My actual Christmas experience is more anxiety than anticipation, more… Read more

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