Category: hope

the US election: so now what?

In the aftermath of this election — this national catharsis of fear and anger — the question is: What’s our course of action? Where do we go from here?

Believe it or not, this is one of those rare times when there is a clear-cut, universal, rock-solid, dirt-simple answer. Really.


3 Reasons Why We’re Seeing More Bad News Than Ever

The silent, subtle manipulation happening on your social media feeds, timelines, and TV.

We grow, God prunes

When you spend your life working hard to make things happen, you’re tempted to think you’ve earned every good thing you enjoy and deserve every […]

Exterior Illumination

At least we have lights. I’ll be honest. I have a very lukewarm attitude about Christmas. Celebrating Christmas is like going to a carnival at […]

the real work | wendell berry

the real work wendell berry   It may be that when we no longer know what to do we have come to our real work, […]

somewhere over that rainbow

To all my sad, sad friends…. Here’s some ukulele therapy from yours truly to cheer up those post-election “blues”…

Strumming on the ol’ banjo…

Banjo. It’s happening. I opened up this banjo, tuned it, and recorded a little sample with my iPad. I don’t know many chords yet, so […]