The thing about being a teacher is that no matter how successful I am, I fail. The thing about being a teacher is that I have 19 students in my care at one time. That’s 19 little human beings with their own personalities and preferences and learning styles and likes and dislikes and lengths of … Continue reading Being a teacher
I noticed something this week while reading the story of Moses in Exodus and Accidental Saints by Nadia Bolz-Weber. It's something I started to pick up on while reading JS Park's The Life of King David. It struck me again this morning while I was scrolling through Facebook and saw a picture of a church service that caters … Continue reading Here’s the thing about murderers
Nothing too extraordinary happened this week. I did a puzzle, lost miserably at Dominican Monopoly, parted with TWO pairs of flats due to the presence of kitten pee, read a book or two, and watched some movies. Tonight Melissa and I are heading to a free Christian conference at the baseball stadium led by speaker Mike Silva. Articles/blog … Continue reading Check this out!
This morning my pastor called me by name (and tattoos) from the pulpit. Which would've been horrifying if he weren't making an awesome point. Galatians 5:1-6 says: "For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery. Look: I, Paul, say to you that if you accept circumcision, Christ will be of … Continue reading Here’s the thing about the law
This morning I posted these verses as my Facebook status: I needed to read and type and re-read these verses this morning because all I wanted to do was complain. I wanted to complain about all of the GARBAGE I see on Facebook. People whining about still living at home. People whining about wanting to … Continue reading Here’s the thing about whining