What’s That? The Sun Is Melting Off Your Skin?

No skin melting for us! It’s official, we’ve left Gainesville forever — okay, maybe that’s a little dramatic. It isn’t as though we’ve been banned from crossing the border into Alachua County, and honestly, given that my best friend will still be in Gainesville for a while, it’s likely we’ll be back to visit. But,…

Life Resolutions

Today is the day where people make plans to better themselves, or try new things, or give up old habits — at least for a year. And just like everyone else there are things I want to be different this year: I want to be healthier, eat less meat, smile more, etc. But then there…

My favorite quote from my favorite book.

Over and over, I ran at the sea, beating it until I was so tired I could barely stand.  And then the next time I fell down, I just lay there and let the waves wash over me, and I wondered what would happen if I stopped trying to get back up.  Just let my…

Required Viewing

This video covers things that shouldn’t be so difficult for Christians to grasp, to get behind. God called us to love as he did, to give him our fear and to simply love. I am so proud to be apart of this church and I cannot wait to see the amazing changes that will come…

What Is Marriage?

  marriage [mar-ij]  noun 1. (broadly) any of the diverse forms of interpersonal union established in various parts of the world to form a familial bond that is recognizedlegally, religiously, or socially, granting the participating partners mutual conjugal rights and responsibilities and including, for example, opposite-sex marriage, same-sex marriage, plural marriage,and arranged marriage Even the dictionary has so many clauses, so many additional side notes that it has to put the word (broadly) in front of its most popular definition. It isn’t easy to sum up — to simplify what it means to be married. As life…

Mood Music 9/25

You’ll come to learn that I’m passive aggressive; it’s no different with the mood music. Also, I’ll hopefully be posting later today with something that has more than 50 words. (: