Katie Ledecky: the girl who likes breaking her own records. I sadly was unable to watch the Olympics this year. I love the USA, but my other "home team" is the Netherlands. There wasn't much to be seen from them this year (sad face) as they usually dominate in the pool. I didn't see Katie… Continue reading Day 20: Breaking Records
Turn your worrier into a warrior.
I travel a lot these days. To me, it rarely feels like a big deal, but I think for the majority of Americans, I believe I surpass the status quo…tient. Traveling breeds an absolute fascination with airports; more importantly, a fascination with the people I find in airports. For whatever reason, God always seems to…… Continue reading Their Story is Worth It
Spoken by Isaiah (a prophet), 700 years before the death of Jesus: The servant grew up before God – a scrawny seedling, a scrubby plant in a parched field. There was nothing attractive about him, nothing to cause us to take a second look. He was looked down on and passed over, a man who…… Continue reading Grace, What Have You Done?
photo via Flickr (martinak15) Hello blogosphere. I disappeared from this world for a while. I don’t know if I can really explain why, except for the notion that I had little idea of what to share on these pages. It may be because I’ve hit a point where I feel like I know absolutely…… Continue reading Tangles
I don’t know about you, but I’m finding it a bit difficult to believe that the “Holiday Season” is about ready to turn its shopfront sign to that saddening Closed. The year will soon get a new name, but after that, life returns to normal. The focus is taken off of a life perfectly wrapped in…… Continue reading Life Legos
Resilient /rı’zılıǝnt/ adj. Able to withstand or recover quickly from difficult conditions. Winter finally settled down on the UK. Over the past few weeks, we’ve had the blessing of enjoying some very unseasonably warm weather. I have laughed to myself many times as I read updates of snow in the southern United States. It was…… Continue reading The Resilient