I came across this leftover Valentine’s Day decoration during my Sunday photowalk, and it struck me as a fascinating subject. At first glance this decoration, celebrating our cultural trope of “love,” looks like any number of the gaudy February decorations created to make couples feel insufficient. Upon closer inspection, however, this decoration tells a different story.
Last year we welcomed Bump into the world, there are some things to which I’m getting re-acclimated.
When I was a Junior in college I remember collapsing into a chair in a professor’s office. I’d just had an encounter with the type of anti-intellectual attitude which would eventually drive me from Evangelicalism, but at the time it was like be blindsided.
There is an obvious evolutionary advantage for babies to be cute, but I find the bond to be mystical rather than mechanistic.
I came across the above quote in recent days and it strikes my conscience as one of the great obligations for Jesus’ disciples in this world.
Last night I said goodbye to a friend. Pastor Ronnie and his family had been part of my life since September of 2015, when they showed up in worship and…