Andrena Sawyer

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Andrena Sawyer is an author and business consultant. She is the President of P.E.R.K. Consulting, a nonprofit and small business consulting company in the Washington DC area.
Originally from Freetown, Sierra Leone, she and her family moved to the United States during Sierra Leone's decade-long civil war. She regularly speaks on topics of faith and entrepreneurship at special events, conferences and workshops for women around the country.

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Andrena Sawyer My most recent book, The Long Way Home, was cathartic for me. I know Alonna Jones (the main character). There were times in my life that I was Alonna,…moreMy most recent book, The Long Way Home, was cathartic for me. I know Alonna Jones (the main character). There were times in my life that I was Alonna, and there were times I met her in other people. Her story is one of hope, restoration and redemption. Everyone can relate to that. (less)
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The Price of Conviction: What Nabeel Qureshi and Colin Kaepernick Taught Me

Lies, lies and more lies. If, like me, you bought into that narrative, you've been misled. Legacy is a commodity, and it's created by those who refuse to stay in their place. The rich get that, which is why some pay millions to be memorialized to ensure it. For the past year, I've been captivated by the stories of two men-—Nabeel Qureshi and Colin Kaepernick. If you've never heard their names,... Read more of this blog post »
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“When God restores you, you might not see all the changes at once. You'll begin to notice parts of you that were broken are no longer that way. Then one day, you realize you're an entirely different person than you used to be. That's grace.”
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“The only way that getting older can be a bad thing is if you are not fully living in the moment now.”
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“You have to stop worrying about whether people like you. Some people don't even like themselves.”
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