Air Force Living

Spiritual Resiliency and the Age of the Universe

Spiritual Resiliency and the Age of the Universe

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I often counsel and offer spiritual resiliency to those struggling with difficulty in their lives. Lately, I’ve found myself using a good deal of “street level” apologetics. That is, I find myself having to hold the door open to possibilities that some have found impossible due to upbringing and culture. My goal isn’t to “convince” anybody, rather, I simply want…

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The Perfect Corn Chowder

The Perfect Corn Chowder

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So, here’s the thing, I’m very much a “pinch of this” and “dash of that” or “whoops, too much this so I should add a little of that” type of cook. When I have recipes, I’m not slavishly following them (which explains why I don’t bake too often ; ). When I don’t have a recipe, I just pour and…

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God Gives and God Takes Away

God Gives and God Takes Away

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We celebrated Brenn’s birthday a bit early this year. Family was in town and our friends from across the street were getting ready to move to their next assignment (to “PCS” in military terms), so we tossed the calendar out the window and celebrated his June birthday in May. Brenn, approving greatly of this new found nonchalance for dates and…

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Are THEY My Brothers and Sisters?

Are THEY My Brothers and Sisters?

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A year ago, I wasn’t thinking much about the universal church, that body of Christ consisting of all people who have put their faith in Christ’s death and resurrection for salvation. But then again, most of you probably weren’t either : ) In fact, (forgive me if this comes as quite the shock), I’d never really thought much about the…

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I See What You’re Doing, and it’s Weird that I’m Not There: My Thoughts about FaceBook

I See What You’re Doing, and it’s Weird that I’m Not There: My Thoughts about FaceBook

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Facebook is a strange phenomenon. Checking it comes almost as natural to me as making coffee or not wanting to exercise in the morning. I want to check in with all my friends, see your pictures (and, is it just me, or do your feeds seem more cluttered with shares and whatnot than with pictures and personal thoughts?) and find out…

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