To start this review off, I would first like to say how much I appreciate Alan Hirsch and the work he’s done to encourage believers into a more authentic, Jesus-centered life. I have never read one of his books without wanting to pursue Jesus more and more. Hirsch’s books, such as The Forgotten Ways and ReJesus, have shaped my views on Christianity significantly and I am grateful for his work. Continue reading Book Review – 5Q: Reactivating the Original Intelligence and Capacity of the Body of Christ
It’s been a while.
Tomorrow’s the 1st day of November, which is also the 1st day of NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month).
And guess what? I’m gonna do it. Even though I’m a full-time college student, part-time intern with a public policy organization, president of a school club, and senator for my school’s Student Government Association, I’m gonna do it.
By jolly, I’m going to write a novel in a month.
Follow along if you want to discover what it’s like to write “beyond the blog.”
No, I didn’t forget to post yesterday. In fact, starting yesterday, Sundays are going to be a day of rest for this blog. #surprise Continue reading Less is More
Over the year, my blogging has evolved from a tiny infant to a rambunctious toddler. Continue reading Meet My Toddler: He’s a Blog
It’s that time of week again where everything I need to do ASAP just kind of piles on top of my mind and then sits there like my cat Oliver does when he waits for me to feed him. Continue reading Just Keep Swimming
This is part 2 of an interview with Markie Myers, a fellow blogger who is a member of the Iron Community. For part 1 of the interview, click here. Continue reading Featured Blogger: Markie Myers (Part 2)
On Christmas I announced the dawn of the Iron Community—a group of bloggers who sharpen each other in order to grow as writers and people. If you’d like to join, feel free to fill out the application here. Today I’ll be featuring a member of the community: Markie Myers. She’s a good friend of mine, an excellent writer, and I highly recommend reading her blog if you want to gain insight on life, God, and his amazing love for you. Check it out here. Continue reading Featured Blogger: Markie Myers (Part 1)
Life is a lot like racing on a balance beam.
Continue reading Success Trumps Excess
Happy New Year!
If I were cliché, I would say something like “I can’t believe it’s a new year already! The year went by so quickly!”
But since I’m not cliché, I’ll say something like… Continue reading Beginning Again
I find Facebook to be a monster of sorts.
It’s rather picky. Continue reading Communicating Online