Denying Yourself in a Binge-Obsessed Culture?

Taylor and I enjoyed a short getaway to Destin, FL, this past weekend. It was perfect. Sure, the Destin/Fort Walton Beach area is perfect (sand-dunes, Irish pubs, great pizza, white beaches…HELLO)…but what made our weekend perfect was the fact that we had four hours of road trip to have a long, hard … [Read more...]

Gruesome, Grueling, Painful…Love?

C. S. Lewis once said, “To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements. … [Read more...]

To The Rebel In Each Of Us

Let’s talk about faith. I know what you’re thinking, “don’t we always talk about faith?” Well, sort of. But, I want to talk about actually having it. You know, trusting in the unseen. I’ve always been inclined to believe that having faith is quite difficult. Trusting in something you don’t see … [Read more...]