simon says

Every year when Lent rolls around, I anticipate Easter, but I dread the six weeks in between — weeks that feel more like deprivation than anticipation. I solemnly put ashes on my forehead on Ash Wednesday, and then decide to fast from something for 40 days. To me, Ash Wednesday feels like Groundhog’s Day, if […]


life on the line

For the last six weeks I’ve been writing about singleness.  I’ve been asking questions like, Why is it hard to be single?  What unique opportunities does singleness provide?  How can friends, family and church communities better understand their single friends? As I’ve explored these questions, I’ve come to believe that one of the reasons why […]