The Stress of Starting Something New

The Stress of Starting Something New

Full disclosure moment #2: Just as we shared with you our story of pickpocketing while touring lovely St. Petersburg, and how a rat chewed through some wires in our car while we were gone–here is our next installment of “Keeping it Real.” Alan and I...
Under Construction: Every Stage Matters

Under Construction: Every Stage Matters

Alan and I were in Chicago last week. We had the privilege of being with our publisher, InterVarsity Press. They have just come off a very busy and challenging 18-month project to overhaul their IT systems. We were able to be with them on a day set aside for...
Annual Examen (Isaiah 61)

Annual Examen (Isaiah 61)

I have found the practice of the examen to be a priceless and grace-giving one for me. I tend to be a more “glass-half-empty” kind of person, so noticing the grace of God in my recent experience helps me realize just how graced my life actually is. Typically, I take a...