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Public Holidays

Most of us really enjoy May in Germany, not just because there is some chance of sunshine but also because the month is rich with public holidays, many of which have a religious significance. 127 more words


Banking on Bingley

Do you know how when you’re a child you latch onto ideas of what your ideal man will be? He’ll be handsome, funny, know all the best games, buy you quirky but kind of tacky keepsakes. 1,433 more words


It was the summer of 1999.

I had moved to Grand Rapids, Michigan six months prior to be a part of a church plant. I was waiting tables at a Mexican restaurant and wasn’t making enough money to pay rent. 942 more words


#67 Two Easters

I’ve been raised in a Catholic family – perhaps not die-hard, practicing Catholic… but it was our religion. Is. I went to Sunday School at one point, did my Reconciliation, Communion, and then the final Confirmation… and after that our church visits ceased. 644 more words


My first...part 3

Wowsers, another first of the month. Where is the year going?!

Continuing my series, and as I’m currently in Lyon, I thought I would talk about my first city break abroad. 548 more words


Trailer: Almost Christmas

Don’t be mistaken for the darkly comic Almost Christmas starring Paul Rudd and Paul Giamatti. This Almost Christmas is more like Christmas with the Coopers… 57 more words