Jesus said give to everyone who asks. That’s a tough command. Sometimes we wonder what Jesus would do in the Calcutta slums or in these heroine-haunted streets where folks ask for change on every corner. What we can say with confidence is that we are to give something to everyone who asks – dignity, attention, … Continue reading Jesus said give…
A friend of mine recently asked, "So, what do you do on Saturdays?" Well, Michael, this is for you. Today was a great day. My roommate Kristin and I took a nice trip to the capital - our first capital trip of the season. The bus ride from San Pedro (where I live) to Santo … Continue reading Saturdays with Suzanne
i am grateful for sermons preached by pastors in suits and ties heard by congregants sitting in dresses in pews. i am grateful for sister friends who preach about hearing God’s voice with no shoes on while i listen from my spot on the floor. i am grateful for dread locks and the men and … Continue reading i am grateful (for the body).
I missed my one year anniversary with the DR. One year ago on August 12 I arrived at the airport really early in the morning (before the Delta counters were even open!) and was kinda of snappy to my father as he waited with me to check-in. (*Total side note: Remember that scene in The … Continue reading What to do with a Triune God
I am a 7 according to the Enneagram Personality Test. That means that I am a generally positive person. I am not a huge complainer and I like to focus on the positive. What do I do with all the negative that I'm bound to come across in this world? Well I stuff it to … Continue reading Here’s the thing about my piddly little problems
Everyone has a thing. Some bloggers are photographers. Some bloggers have a bunch of kids. Some bloggers are crazy about women's rights. Some bloggers are super funny. You get the idea. I've been wondering for a while now if I should have a thing. Then I started wondering if having a thing was such a … Continue reading Here’s the thing about having a thing