Are You Disturbed?

Are You Disturbed?

I recently saw a quote from the Roman Catholic writer and Christian apologist G.K. Chesterton. It was from his 1925 work titled, The Everlasting Man. Chesterton writes, “All the great groups that stood about the Cross [priests, soldiers, philosophers, the common...
New Furniture, New Life in Jesus

New Furniture, New Life in Jesus

Many of you know that my mom and grandma visited me this Thanksgiving. It was wonderful! My mom got here a few days early and lovingly looked at me and said, “Honey, you have a lot of clutter. What do you think about doing some rearranging and paring down?” Now, at...
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

Holy Cross Family, I wanted to use my last blog post to be a letter of thanksgiving: to the Lord, to you, and to the community around our church that has made the last few years so formative for me. As you may have already heard, I have taken a position at a secondary...
What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

Most people think that we named our son after the character on The Incredibles or our favorite mid-century novelist. The story is a little different than you might think. Brennan and I were having trouble agreeing on the right name. I thought of a few only to be told...
Una cuestión de obedencia

Una cuestión de obedencia

Al llegar a la iglesia este domingo para participar en el servicio de adoración a las 8:30 am, llegué un poco temprano y me disponía a bajar de mi automóvil y mi mirada se detuvo en un anciano que muy lentamente se bajó de su carro, abrió el cajón de atrás y con...