December 2017

Enjoying the Warmth Before Winter Hits

December 16, 2017

We actually had a pretty decent day weather-wise. It was almost 50° and sunny with light wind, so Dan and I got out for a walk. The bottom is going to drop out on Thursday, though, and winter will arrive with a vengeance. I am not looking forward to it at all. I guess I’d […]

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R.C. Sproul

December 14, 2017

I was saddened to hear of R.C. Sproul’s passing today. He was a theological giant, ranking right up there with my favorite Bible teacher, John MacArthur. I feel sad, but the same time, whenever a truly saved person departs this earth, I feel a twinge of envy because I know that he or she is […]

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Made it Through Another Day

December 13, 2017

I made it through my work day. It wasn’t bad, but it was more like kid sitting than teaching today. The sixth grade class I subbed for is an iPad class, which means that most of their school work is done on the iPad. On top of that, the other two sixth grade classes were […]

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It’s Official

December 12, 2017

I am officially a Ph.D student as of yesterday. It happened so fast! I sent my application in on Friday, sent my required documents to my adviser on Saturday, and by Monday at 5:00pm I knew I had been accepted. There was almost a glitch, though, which I should have expected since the rest of […]

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Ups and Downs

December 9, 2017

So yesterday was an interesting day. Jasper, my green cheek conure, turned five years old. It’s hard to believe that he’s been part of the family that long. I had tea with my friend Heidi and we chatted for four hours. She is the one person in my life who I truly feel comfortable with […]

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