Monthly Archives: January 2011


Recently, I was asked to write a 1000-word essay for the international magazine at the university where my seminary is. (We’ll talk later about how my least favorite part of my theology school is the “Methodist” university…). I was supposed … Continue reading

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Trust, Patience, Discernment, Peace… and then Hope…

This whole “one word” thing isn’t entirely new to me. In college I used to meet for coffee with my campus minister and try to talk and talk and talk my way through vocational discernment.  At the end of one … Continue reading

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One Word for 2011?

Two snow days in Atlanta and already I have cabin fever… geesh…  The good news for this blog is that I can only clean out my closet and procrastinate writing thank-you notes for so long… and then I decide to … Continue reading

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