Merry Christmas Eve Eve, beloveds! Today is the first time I’ve ever heard this song and I knew I had to share it with you. It has made me cry and it keeps making me cry. I feel like this song should simultaneously be belted in a musical, sung in a church, and cried out … More Michael W. Smith Wins the Christmas Music Trophy
I share convicting things sometimes and basically 100% of the time those things are what I’ve been convicted of; they’re things I’m learning about. I read this C.S. Lewis quote today and immediately said, “YES, this is for me.” Maybe it’s for you too, beloved? I consider myself an artist. I grew up loving the … More The Cultured Artist
This reminds me a bit of C.S. Lewis’s tack when he wrote “The Screwtape Letters.” I love the jazzy style of music here juxtaposed with the atrociousness of Satan’s twisted plans. I’m thankful for “the God in Heaven who loves us, who yearns for us, and who gives us the freedom of forgiveness and truth.” Advertisements
God calls me to trust Him and lately I’ve been struggling to. #thestruggleisreal! But we sang this hymn at evening service tonight and the words have made my soul feel like this: Beloveds, let us “be still and wait his pleasure.” IF THOU BUT SUFFER GOD TO GUIDE THEE If you but trust in God … More Hymn Love- If Thou But Suffer God To Guide Thee!
I agree, “apparently” is a great word. And apparently, this kid is a cutie. Advertisements
“Vigorous writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences…This requires not that the writer make all his sentences short, or that he avoid all detail and treat his subjects only in outline, but that every word tell.” -W. Zinsser, On Writing Well: The classic guide to writing non-fiction Advertisements
If so, then head on over to my new and improved, revamped, spiffy, detailed, goofy, and looong “About Me” page! I have to thank my sister, Lauren, for being the inspiration. Check out her most helpful post called “How To Revamp Your About Me Page.” Ever since she wrote it almost one year ago exactly, … More Want To Know More About Me?
On this snow day, I’ve been struggling with knowing where to start on my long to-do list. It’s mostly filled with good things (order books for the semester, write a letter to a friend, write a blog post 😉 ), although there are some annoying tasks too (who likes doing laundry?). I want to share … More Teach Us
Scottish accent + Sinclair Ferguson + Scripture + Christ= delightful http://www.sermonaudio.com/playpopup.asp?SID=1031102355243 Advertisements