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Day 31

I’ve said quite a bit and done quite a few summaries of the chapters of Genesis thus far. This is the latest I’ve been, I think, but I haven’t slept yet, so to me it’s still “today.” I read Genesis 31, and I will talk about it and summarize it, but I feel the need to discuss something else. 2,003 more words

Genesis

What Beauty Leaves Behind

This is an experimental piece written in a philosophical “stream of conciousness” style. I would love to hear your thoughts!

“We do not want merely to see beauty… we want something else which can hardly be put into words- to be united with the beauty we see, to pass into it, to receive it into ourselves, to bathe in it, to become part of it.” C.S Lewis… 536 more words

Jesus

Friday Five: Psalms

This Week’s Friday Five: Psalms

Following on from Loud Harp’s new album, which I recommended on Monday, I thought I’d suggest five more songs influenced by the Psalms that I really like. 63 more words

Friday Five

Mercy's War and how it Offers more than we Bargained for

I once heard a sermon on Mark 2:1-12, when Jesus heals a paralytic who was lowered to him through a hole in the roof. Instead of talking of Jesus’ miraculous healing powers, the speaker talked about forgiveness of sin. 416 more words

Spring plus muffins

Today I wore my yellow t-shirt with the giant record on it that says “Jon Foreman” on it. I’m not sure, but I think it might have been akin to waving a giant flag that says, “I’m an American, FYI.” 339 more words

Spring

Switchfoot at Terminal 5

By Julia Gilson

I’m not exaggerating when I say that Switchfoot on Saturday night at Terminal 5 was one of the best concerts I’ve been to in a very long time. 468 more words

Music

Live it Like a Song

Anyone who knew me in high school could tell you I had an over-the-top obsession with the band Switchfoot. I loved them. I had a picture of them in my locker. 778 more words