I had a humbling experience today. Today was the start of my on ground seminary course for the spring semester, and I will tell you in no uncertain terms - I was NOT happy about having to take it. An Introductory course focused mostly on writing and research (at least that's what I gathered from … Continue reading 40 Days Lighter – Day 18: Room for Improvement
In my efforts to declutter my closet and dresser, I have repeatedly come across items that I was, at first, either sure I wanted to keep, or I was seriously considering throwing out. This internal wrestling with myself became cumbersome, so I followed the instructions of decluttering expert Marie Kondo, and simply pulled everything out … Continue reading 40 Days Lighter – Day 17: Is It in the Right Pile?
“Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.” Matthew 5:6 ESV As I continue to reflect on my reading of You Are What You Love: The Spiritual Power of Habit by James K. A. Smith, I was brought back to a chapter where the author talks about "rehabituating our hungers". … Continue reading 40 Days Lighter – Day 12: Learning New Hungers