Posts made in September, 2012

Memorization: Colossians 3, Part 2

Posted by on Sep 29, 2012 in Love of Scripture

After my Morning and Evening posts from Thursday, I thought I would give you guys a break and post something a little less me and far more Christ-honoring and encouraging–Scripture.

In a post I wrote here, I explain my current year-long plan to memorize thirty passages of Scripture for my thirtieth year of life. One such passage on which I have been working is Colossians 3. Today, I offer the chapter in its entirety, plus the first verse of chapter 4 as a kicker.

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Some Mornings…

Posted by on Sep 27, 2012 in Writer's Diary

Some mornings I awake and want to do nothing. Some mornings I get up and I’m ready to go. This morning is definitely one of the former, and I have no idea why.  Was I up too late?  Is my coffee weak? I am just drained emotionally, spiritually, or mentally?  Do I just need a break?  Is my body out of whack because I did not work out yesterday?  Did I work out too hard the evening before?  Lots of questions accompany mornings like these, when sloth looks more appealing than effort and small tasks seem to be insurmountable.

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After a month…

Posted by on Sep 25, 2012 in RandoMusings, Writer's Diary

My wife and I have been in Delaware for 4 weeks as of today. Between the two of us, we have researched hundreds of jobs, applied for dozens, and heard very little. I have had some phone interviews. My wife was offered a position that was not the right fit. We have had unplanned expenses. We are learning the area, my wife for the first time, me for the second. Things have changed. We have had some stark realizations in the last 28 days.

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