This week I’ve been caught up into a new site that fired up on the vast interweb. The site? Story Warren, “allies in immagination.” It is a great resource to assist parents nurture their children’s imagination (and maybe keep the imaginations of us parents kindled). It has been brought forth from […]
Reading Through A Shot of Faith [to the Head]
Chapter Four: “Trust Me”
I had to laugh at the asertion by Christopher Hitchens that “faith is too easy,” a quote Stokes opened chapter four with. It seems I constantly ask God to strengthen […]
We are starting another summer reading series going through Paul Tripp’s book What Did You Expect: Redeeming the Realities of Marriage. I highly recommend this book for any married, engaged, or dating couple. Paul Tripp brings a wealth of wisdom from years of marriage […]
Chapter Two: “Does Evidence Need Evidence?”
In chapter two Stokes discusses evidence in the argument that evidentialism hinges upon it. We often think of evidence as being something physical, but Stokes describes what we think to be physical really forms an argument and […]
This begins a look at Mitch Stokes’ new book A Shot of Faith [to the Head]. This first post will deal with the intro, preface, and first chapter.
According to his bio, Mitch Stokes holds five patents in something called aeroderivative gas turbine technology. He has received an MA in religion […]
Having recently finished Ephesians, armor and war have been on the brain, especially the analogies we make about war. There was a time when war involved the entire populace, not just the soldier. Everyone sacrificed. Wars have always been paid for by the sacrifice of lives. However, there was a […]
A rabbit hole I find myself getting lost in is Abraham Piper’s new blog, Downhill Both Ways. Its design is simple, which allows the pictures and words to jump out at you and take center stage. The reason I have enjoyed it so much is the writing, which ironically, is what I distaste about […]
This past weekend my company had its Christmas party, on Valentine’s Day weekend. Which is appropriate since Valentine’s Day is the second largest card-sending holiday of the year, following Christmas. I don’t know if this proves how busy we are or says something about our efficiency. We took in a […]
This month’s rabbit hole has me stumbling down a deep slope with many sharp turns. I have been plunged into a photographic wonderland, and the duo of Dan and Alex McClanahan are to blame. They have recently set up a photography studio in town, McClanahan Studio. They photograph anything from families to weddings to contractual […]
Since I have been on a bit of a sabbatical, due to attempting to paint the exterior of my house, I decided to return with an attention getter.
Last week Hollie and I had a second ultrasound for our third baby coming in October. As we sat together in the waiting room I made a […]