I had just finished my sophomore year of college in the summer of 2000, and had trekked back home across country with a friend of mine ready to make some money that summer. Dad had recently been re-diagnosed with a brain tumor, I had academic probation looming, and hadn't yet told my parents about my… Continue reading Dry Cleaning, Youth Ministry, and the Art of Kintsugi.
A few weeks ago I went on vacation to Colorado with dantheman and his crew on their annual hunting trip. I was excited to return to this particular spot because it was the sight of one my most powerful experiences with God. Back in 2008 when I went on my first hunting trip, I had… Continue reading The Altar pt 2: Be Still and Know
Last week during the State of the Union, wondermom put up this post about her conversation with her 4 year old son, who happens to be my favorite 4 year old ‘nephew’: Mommy who is that man? That is the President of the United States of America. He is the most powerful man in the… Continue reading The President, Bears, Avalanches, and Prayer.