Monthly Archives: October 2015

Commissioned: Authority

I’ve been reading an instructive Christian book that challenges believers to completely rethink their approach to studying the scriptures. The most fundamental shift author Jen Wilkin asks readers to make is to realize that “The Bible is a book about God.” As simple and obvious as that seems, the author reminds us that when we approach […]

Straighten Up

My youngest daughter Leia lost her retainer two weeks ago. Since she spent three full years wearing braces and various appliances of dental torture to straighten her very crooked teeth, it was paramount that we get back to the orthodontist quickly before all the work to correct them was undone. What we discovered was that due to inconsistent use of her (now lost) retainer, it was too late to […]