I spent a good portion of my last weekend in a conversation about forgiveness. The conversation was with a group of young Christians asking about faith’s role in forgiveness and how we can live that out in reality. It tends to be a question that crops up now and again when people are being honest […]

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My top ten books of 2013

I’ve always been a lover of reading, but 2013 took it to a new height for me. I made a concerted effort to begin reading more books, to take more notes during them and to make that a priority over watching TV in my down time. Though I managed to do a bit of that […]

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Visio Dei

French philosopher Blaise Pascal was probably most famous for boring secondary students with triangles. However, he was also a wonderful Christian thinker. In his Pensées, his defense of Christianity (which I will not pretend that I’ve read), Pascal puts out an oft-misquoted idea. Within the heart of every human, Pascal says, is an “infinite abyss” that […]

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Three Tips For Fasting

Hi there faithful blog followers. So my plan was to not post anything for a couple months, run up some stuff I’d pre-written and post it bit by bit on a new, freshly-designed blog that would be shiny and full of new information. Huzzah! That didn’t happen, or at least it hasn’t yet. And with […]

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