Month: April 2006

Congratulations Becca and Scott!

As of 6:28am this morning, my college roommate Rebekah and her husband Scott are the proud parents of beautiful baby girl Samantha Jean. Congratulations! What I’m listening to: Norah Jones’ Feel Like Home


I wanna go to school here.

I admit it…

I watch American Idol. There is something about watching a bunch of people who think they can sing try and fail. And try and succeed. I just can’t not watch. It’s weird, but I just love it. Yes, my IQ probably drops each time… Continue Reading “I admit it…”


Bejewled How could you not love a game that involves jewelry and blowing things up? What I’m listening to:The “Dee Dah Day” CD mix my friend Shannon gave me. (It’s a long story.)

Generation, Schmeneration

My small group leader asked us all our ages last week. The range for us is 26-34 years old and she has a niece that is struggling – struggling with finding her place and purpose in the world. She’s divorced with two kids and… Continue Reading “Generation, Schmeneration”

The Shield of Faith

It’s been a crazy couple of weeks and I have much to write about. For now, I’ll start with this. The Armor of God Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the full armor of God so that… Continue Reading “The Shield of Faith”

Has it Really Come to This?

I think I found it – the bottom of the barrel for CD mixes. And it is bad. This morning, a man I work with asked me to play a CD he found it in the parking lot (he wanted to hear it first… Continue Reading “Has it Really Come to This?”

Being Called

God doesn’t called the qualified… he qualifies the called. It’s a favorite saying in my current circle of friends and while I appreciate the sentiment, I’m not sure I’m comfortable with the attitude of “throwing caution to the wind” because I fear this saying… Continue Reading “Being Called”

Forgiveness and Stuff

As we enter Holy Week, I leave you with the amazing words of another… Corrie Ten Boom. It was at a church service in Munich that I saw him, a former S.S. man who had stood guard at the shower room door in the… Continue Reading “Forgiveness and Stuff”

My New Guitar

What I’m listening to: The Eames Era’s Second EP A Martin D-15. Complete genuine mahogany construction. Herringbone decal rosette. East Indian Rosewood fretboard. I’ve been drooling over it for months. Sometimes, after a crappy day at work, I’d go into the sound booth at… Continue Reading “My New Guitar”