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Sabbatical Learnings: Lesson One Wrecked Me

This first lesson of sabbatical completely wrecked me…

I’ve heard that the greatest theologians of our time, who ponder all the wonderful questions of theology, are often impacted most deeply of the love of God. 194 more words

Knowing God

Sabbatical Learnings: Solitude and Community

Over sabbatical, I pondered the fact that if we spent our lives in absolute solitude listening to Jesus, we could never take in all the richness of His wisdom and presence. 145 more words

Knowing God


In Susan Cain’s book Quiet, she so eloquently describes the experience of the introvert in a society overtly focused on values of extroversion. She tells the story of Stephen Wozniak’s role in the development of the personal computer. 488 more words


Following Hadrian's Footsteps: Day Six - Greenhead to Carlisle

This was the big one. Up to now our walks averaged between 12 and 15 miles a day but this was at least 18 miles. And it was the hottest day yet. 508 more words


Sabbatical Day 17 and 18 (Rest and Home)

Dumb and Dumber To

Shanda and I saw Dumb and Dumber To. The best and funniest scenes were in the previews. I say, wait for Redbox! 509 more words

Student Ministry

Sabbatical, Day 16 (Snow and Trinity Fellowship)

Weather Change

Yesterday in Lubbock, it was an awesome 65 degrees. It was perfect football weather! The wind wasn’t bad at all (and if you have been to Lubbock, you know that is amazing!) 368 more words

Student Ministry

11 Reasons Why You Should Plan Your Sabbatical

I am running the second month of my personal sabbatical. Before I join my new workplace in three weeks, it is my intention to log my experience and eternalise my thoughts on how important this time-out was for me. 641 more words