A Little Experiment

Last week I began a little experiment that I am going to try and keep doing in the new year -- an approach to writing more regularly. For whatever reason, I've discovered that if I start a habit just before January rolls around, then my New Years Resolution is that much easier to keep, because I've already [...]


Week 14 In Review

This week I've been enjoying a lot of reading! My new Kindle Fire (2015 model) arrived last Saturday-- a Black Friday deal I picked up to replace my older model which died a couple of weeks ago. This meant, of course, that I spent the majority of the weekend re-downloading all of my favorite apps, [...]

December 2016 Edition

On Sunday, my family began the holiday pastime of Advent, a liturgical tradition that my Catholic-raised father and Lutheran-raised mother introduced into my childhood and that carried over into my Catholic-Evangelical marriage. The Advent wreath, which is the center of our tradition's focus, has four candles, each lit on a successive week (until all four are [...]