Me, Saint Paul, and Everyone Else: On Not Doing What We Would Do

I had an extended conversation with a student today regarding whether or not people ever can and do change. While he remained cynical about anyone's attempt to become different, perhaps even better, than a former self, I maintained that we all can change through God-given free will. I argued that we can pause before we …

TV Fast: Reclaiming My Brain and Accepting Discomfort

As my husband continues his military activity (TDY) in Montgomery, I notice that I have been straight-up binge-watching television. While I recognize that New Girl is delightful and I truly enjoy watching it, spending an entire morning watching episode after episode on Netflix is clearly unhealthy behavior. I have been a type-A achiever for my …