Ordinary celebrations

I have been paid to perform weddings. I’ve been in weddings. I’ve cleaned up after weddings.  I once even stood right next to the bride at a wedding and kissed her. I say all that to say, I know something about the preparation and stress and drama that surrounds weddings. Weddings are places where reality […]

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fasting looks like fun

What an odd title. Fasting isn’t supposed to be fun. It’s supposed to be difficult. It’s supposed to be challenged. Intentionally refraining from something that is important to you, that is essential to your well-being, is a difficult thing. The longer the fast, the harder it is supposed to be. Spending 40 days fasting, as […]

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