Life As I Know It, Thoughts in the Faith

Noah and the Ark {all grown up}

It's funny - we know this story soooooo well from our childhood. But recently, my small group decided to re-examine bible stories from our childhood through an adult eye. You know, actually READ the stories in the bible and see how we interpret them now. I volunteered to lead the discussion on Noah a couple weeks… Continue reading Noah and the Ark {all grown up}

Daily Notes, Thoughts in the Faith

No Longer Slaves

Every Lent, it seems that pastors everywhere try to come up with a new twist on the season, or a new approach to their sermons.  And every year, it's generally the same: focusing on Jesus' sacrifice and therefore we make a piddly sacrifice to symbolize The Big Sacrifice.  But last Sunday's sermon made a point… Continue reading No Longer Slaves

Life As I Know It, Thoughts in the Faith

Folding Your Underwear.

I'm warning you now: this analogy might be too much for some of you to handle. If you ever asked me, I would never say that I really dislike folding laundry.  It seems painless, mindless, productive.  Yet every time I fold laundry, I come to detest it.  For one thing, it always takes way longer… Continue reading Folding Your Underwear.