Happy New Year! Well, I'm a few days late, but maybe I'm working on my type A personality as my NY Resolution, and I intentionally posted this late to get over my perfectionist tendencies. Or maybe I'm always late, and maybe I should just work on my time awareness this year. Don't ask my husband … Continue reading Pistols and the Prince of Peace
A poor teenage girl from the middle of nowhere with hardly any social services just found out she is pregnant. She's scared and lonely. Who can she turn to? She racks her brain for any and all possible options as she's faced with the thought that makes her sick to her stomach. How will she … Continue reading Political Punches and Jesus Jukes: Pro-Life or Pro-Choice?
Every Tuesday and Wednesday, I drive the 45 minute commute to and from my Evangelism and United Methodist History classes. I use that time in the morning to drink lots of coffee, listen to NPR, and occasionally get road rage as I stare directly into the sunrise for almost an hour. On the way back, I … Continue reading Political Punches and Jesus Jukes: Do Faith and Politics Meet?
It was after only one Methodist potluck when I decided my husband and I were getting a gym membership. I had done a little bit of CrossFit before we moved to Kansas, but only for a little while, and I was never really committed. You know those people who purchase Groupon gym memberships and never actually … Continue reading 5 Things the Church Could Learn from CrossFit