Hello lovely humanoids and greetings from the always sunny United Kingdom! I have been here for a whole month! It has absolutely flown by. The first week here involved setting up tenancy agreements, finding grocery stores, and figuring out how public transportation works (in other news I am definitely a fan of public transit). Birmingham … Continue reading Update from England
This semester I have had to learn about the person of Jonah. Two of my three classes had books or assignments that were dedicated to this man about whom we really don't have a much information. In the words of the Jedi Knight Obi-Wan, "In my experience, there is no such thing as luck." I … Continue reading Jonah: Saints and Sinners
To forgive and reconcile: to be at peace with yourself, with each other, and with God. I am still learning what it means to forgive and be forgiven. I am learning what it means to forgive myself and those who have hurt me. What does it mean to forgive when people speak badly about you? … Continue reading Forgiveness
What does it mean to be in the moment? I know that is what people keep telling me to do, "Just enjoy the moment Jacob, it will all work out." While I have started to learn what it means to just enjoy life as it goes by, there is this nagging little voice in the … Continue reading What is Ahead?
What do you see when you see the word fear? I see a world where I am surrounded by people but no one knows the real me. A world where I am loved by all and known by none. Yes, I hate spiders (as most people should), heights are not my favorite thing, and claustrophobia … Continue reading Fearful