Bravest: Amanda Phillips with “I am NOT my mental illness” (note: Amanda is a former classmate of mine at Wofford. She is awesome.) I have a mental illness. I am not my mental illness. I am not bipolar. I am Amanda Eileen Phillips. I am kind and have a heart full of love that lives for throwing dinner parties and dance parties in Bath […]Read more "Weekly Roundup: 9/27/13"
Likely to Make You Think Long and Hard About Your Next Haircut: Katherine Haselden with “Girl in Transition” “Long hair Katherine was very keen on the academic study of religion. Short hair Katherine is learning to worship again…” Most Convicting: Glenn Packiam with “Tweeting My Life Away” “Social media creates the illusion of intimacy. When […]Read more "Weekly Roundup: 9/19/13"
As summer has finally come to a close and fall is once again in the air, I find myself with some rare down time reflecting on my first year in ministry. I hesitate to say that it has been a year of ups and downs, only because the phrase is tired and overused. However, it […]Read more "reflections on 1 year in ministry"
Most Likely to Make You Laugh: Jon Acuff with “Wishing You Had an Easy Job, Like Working at a Church” “People that work in churches? They’re opening thank-you notes and sunshine emails and gift baskets with delicious cheeses and spiced meats all day long.” Most Likely To Restore Your Sense of the Beauty of God: […]Read more "Weekly Roundup: 9/13/13"