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Agatha Nolen
Works at Hospital Corporation of America
Attended Tennessee State University
Lives in Nashville, TN
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Restocking Parnassus Books today with my book CHASING MY FATHER. Thank you Parnassus!! Please support local bookstores! http://www.agathanolen.com/journal/chasing-my-father 
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It's Holy Week and we'll have more babies baptized at the Easter services. And it's a time to renew our baptismal vows too....
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I added a fourth grace to hunger, acceptance and transformation...
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A lowly tax-collector becomes the chosen one...what graces did he receive?
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Feathered friend in blue. All blue. Hyacinth Macaw at the Nashville Zoo.
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New photo gallery on my website home page. BIRDS and OTHER ANIMALS. Hope you enjoy them!
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Every time I start to worry, I start to pray instead. Every time.
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Yea! HUDSON NEWS at the Nashville Airport is carrying my book: CHASING MY FATHER. Grateful.
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It was a conversation I had with Fr. John Eudes in January at the Abbey of the Genesee..
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Blue is my favorite color and this bird wears it awfully well. Nashville Zoo-March 2014
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Occupation
Writer, Photographer, Relationship Enthusiast, Regulatory Compliance Support Specialist
Employment
  • Hospital Corporation of America
    Director, 1997 - present
  • University of Tennessee
    Assistant Professor, 2003 - present
  • Mercy Health Center
    Director, 1989 - 1993
  • St. Anthony Hospital
    Pharmacist, 1981 - 1989
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Currently
Nashville, TN
Previously
Geneseo, NY - Oklahoma City, OK - San Antonio, TX
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Writer, Photographer, Relationship Enthusiast
Introduction
I'm a free lance writer and photographer, a relationship enthusiast and a Christ Imitator. My book CHASING MY FATHER was published in November 2013 and tells of my 6-year journey to find freedom and rest. It's available from Amazon.com, iTunes and autographed copies are available from my website. Information about the book and ordering links are available here: CHASING MY FATHER
My first book was on healthcare policy which I completed in my doctoral program at TSU in Nashville: SAILING INTO THE WIND on healthcare reform and patient safety. I
I've displayed photographs in ART SALONS including the 2nd and 3rd C3 Conferences in Nashville, TN in 2012 and 2013 and a private showing at St. George's Epsicopal Church in Germantown, TN.
I also am a Director in Regulatory Compliance Support at Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) in the Corporate Offices in Nashville, TN. Worked for them over 16 years; a great company!
Bragging rights
I've met the most amazing people in my life. God keeps sending me more of them! I am Blessed.
Education
  • Tennessee State University
    Ph.D., 2006 - 2011
    Public Administration- U.S. Health Policy
  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
    Pharmacy, 1977 - 1986
    M.S. in Hospital Pharmacy
  • University of Oklahoma
    Pharmacy, 1974 - 1977
    B.S.
  • State University of New York at Geneseo
    Chemistry, 1972 - 1974
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Gender
Female
Birthday
December 13
Other names
Gibney, Underhill, Nolan
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The Water of Holy Baptism
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I’m excited that I’ll be a first-time Godmother this Sunday when a good friend’s infant son will be baptized. Churches who baptize infants b

The Fourth Grace
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Thursday morning, I wrote about the three graces that Zacchaeus received from Jesus in the Gospel of Luke: hunger, acceptance and transforma

Three Graces
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The Rev. Dr. Michael Thompson preached a “simple story about grace” at our Lenten Service last evening. He told us the story of a man called

Sex Outside of Marriage
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Who will be the one to cast the first stone? In conversation with Fr. John Eudes of the Abbey of the Genesee in January, I commented that in

God's Consolation
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This week, I’m reading Transforming Grace: A Study of 2 Corinthians, a short 42-day study by the Rev. Dr. Michael Thompson. He’ll be speakin

Ups and Downs
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This week, I’m reading Transforming Grace: A Study of 2 Corinthians, a short 42-day study by the Rev. Dr. Michael Thompson. He’ll be speakin

Birds
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And God said, “Let the waters swarm with swarms of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth across the expanse of the heavens.”-

Power and Authority
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In a world measured by outcomes and efficiencies, power and authority are revered. An executive’s importance is often measured by the number

Beauty of the Mundane
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This rose photo is one of my favorites. I shot it in September 2013 when I was testing a new camera setting. I can almost smell the roses in

Over 50
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The Friday afternoon session of the C3 Conference in Nashville last week featured Paul Young, the author of The Shack and Baxter Kruger, the

Healing Begins
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We had great speakers at the C3 Conference in Nashville these past few days, but I had even more important conversations in the hallway. I h

Lenten Self-Examination
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Today is Ash Wednesday, marking the Lenten season as we remember Jesus’ 40 days of fasting and temptation in the desert. I’ll receive ashes

Bestseller List
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My book Chasing My Father has been available for 90 days now. I’m excited that most of the local bookstores in Nashville as well as Hudson N

Checklist Religion
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Except for my college days, I’ve been a churchgoer all my life, but it wasn’t until I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2006 that I unders

Vulnerable
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Readers of my book, Chasing My Father, have commented that they are surprised that I am so honest about my shortcomings and my sins because

Meeting Satan
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I’ve been asked questions about my book and want to share them with you, my blog readers. Question #6. You vividly describe two encounters w

New Zealand Night Prayer
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"God our Creator, our centre, our friend, we thank you for our good life, for those who are dear to us, for our dead, and for all who have h

Thought As Sin
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I’ve always been bothered by the Gospel (Matt 5:21-37) we read at church yesterday when Jesus says that even when we have just a sinful thou

Love
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Love is in the air this weekend! There is nothing more exhilarating than being “in love”, but nothing worse than loving the wrong person. Re