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Pausing before prayer

Pausing before prayer

The practice of quieting before prayer is one of pragmatism. I'm not sure if everyone else can just close their eyes and start speaking to the everlasting God of all the universe, but I certainly have to come back to the realization that this is a holy moment.

Jesus Wept

Jesus Wept

I stood outside of a Publix on February 8th, 2018. It was eight in the morning and it was cold, but I had to stand outside because you step outside for important phone

Macro Focus

Macro Focus

I recently saw a comment on Hacker News about what it takes to focus your interests. The commenter said that you shouldn't consume "interesting" content. Everything's interesting. You should only take read books,

Life as a Serial Generalist

Life as a Serial Generalist

I have learned that, aside from the expertise that is necessary to do well at my job, I am not much of an expert. This fact has bothered me at times, but I

How to Read the Entire* Bible in One Sitting

How to Read the Entire* Bible in One Sitting

You may or may not believe its truth claims, or ascribe to its worldview, but regardless, the Bible is a fascinating compendium of historical narration, legal documents, poetry and eye-witness accounts. This list