A Rook Beport: Stuff Christians Like
Orlando, FL Stuff Christians Like, John Acuff’s blog turned book, easily inspired by stuffwhitepeoplelike.com is one of the more entertaining and relevant reads you can get your hands on. Usually I have some story about how a book relates to me in some situational, humorous way. But there is really no competing with this book and quite frankly, it relates to all of us, as Christians. Some of my...
Rook Beport: Why We Love the Church
Orlando, FL I used to have an ish with this mega church in Southern California. From the shallow preaching to the equivalent of a jumbotron at a baseball game that would capture unsuspecting church goers right in the middle of the teaching – I hated it. From people ditching service early during the alter call so that they could miss all the traffic to ministries spheres as outlandish as...
I'm in Miami, Young-Respectable-Woman
Miami, FL I just moved across the country. So naturally I am asked 100 times a day, “Why did you move?” And for some reason, “Because I could,” just doesn’t seem like an acceptable answer. Everyone is waiting for an answer that involves the clouds parting and an audible voice from the Lord telling me to head east. Truth is, I had just come off a couple years of intense growth and fulfillment at...
I Kissed Nannying Goodbye
San Diego, CA Tomorrow I am driving across the country with Mj, Madi, and Danielle. I will be living in Orlando for the next five months, then onto Chicago for the summer and lastly, a college town somewhere in the Northeast for the Fall (all is subject to change). I am hoping this will make for exciting blogging. However, I am not hoping for this blog to turn into some sad attempt to be the more...