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The Journey

“…If we consider ourselves so unimportant that we must fill every moment of our lives with action, when will we have the time to make the long, slow journey across the desert as did the Magi? 451 more words


Day 19: What You Get When Your Aunt is on a Creative Sabbatical

If it weren’t for the pretty and smart-looking girl, shopping with her mom, I could still be working on this little book. This idea to make a spelling book for my nephew’s boy seemed easier to do than it was. 56 more words


Looking Back on 2014 - The End of a Sabbatical

My wife and I were blessed this year to enjoy a five-week sabbatical. We were very intentional about “getting away” for an extended time period. So we decided that a 28-day cruise would be a great way to unwind…and it was. 153 more words

Life Lessons

Days 17 and 18: Dear Kleenex, Are These Any Better?

I’ve been carried away. And I need another plan for these in case Kleenex is not interested :).




Sabbatical 34-36 (Atlanta, Georgia)

This weekend, I had the awesome opportunity to attend two of my favorite pastors in the whole world-Andy Stanley and Louie Giglio both in Atlanta. 655 more words

Student Ministry

Exchange House, Revisited

In which I go back to a place I used to work at a job I used to hate.

When I was in London in September, I spent some time visiting places that were significant to me when I lived there for six months in 1998. 388 more words


Day 16: I Am One of Those People

We see someone taking photos in an impossible situation. We can tell they won’t capture what is surely the target subject matter — like the star in a performance from seats in the outer beyond. 249 more words