Worldwide WordPress 5k

I participated in the the Worldwide WordPress 5K today – I’m glad that Automattic organizes this virtual event. When you work on a computer all day, it’s easy to remain sedentary and neglect time outdoors. I run mostly for the love of beer but right now I’m also trying to get ready for our annual … Continue reading Worldwide WordPress 5k

Paths Leading Home

Today one of my favorite authors died. Elisabeth Elliot’s words had a profound impact on me as a young girl and helped shape my thinking, especially on the topics of loneliness and patience. Her no nonsense writing style and constant encouragement to avoid self-pity were an inspiration to me. These are hard words but I’ve … Continue reading Paths Leading Home

The Night is Far Spent

Christ came to redeem for all times and seasons. Only my flagging, drowsy devotion relegates his influence to an annual holiday. But every day, I get to try it again. I try to awake to the truth that every day is as sacred as the next…

The Untiring Ones

It is one of the great troubles of life that we cannot have any unmixed emotions. There is always something in our enemy that we like, and something in our sweetheart that we dislike.