I’m surprisingly calm, yet my body is generating a lot of energy. It’s a strange juxtaposition. I feel as if my mind is holding me back in calmness while my emotions are of bridled anticipation. I’m setting myself up for a diagnostic experience.
I looked high into the sky and saw my friends floating down as if it was the most natural thing in … [Continue reading] →
Venture is a non-profit missions-based organization that partners with local churches and organizations to facilitate Care Points focusing on education, food security and discipleship for refugees and oppressed people in Southeast Asia. Venture also partners with ministries in the region to fight human trafficking, empower oppressed people, plant churches and create sustainable futures for individuals and communities. … [Continue reading] →
Hmm…wind chill? What exactly is it? Let’s understand it just a little better.
Wind Chill is the term used to describe the rate of heat loss on the human body resulting from the combined effect of low air temperature and wind. As winds increase, heat is carried away from the body at a faster rate, driving down both the skin … [Continue reading] →
Rather than getting carried away by the soaring vocals and intricate guitar riffs, I invite you to look harder at this heavy rock band. Alter Bridge’s instrumentation and lyrics are deep and delivered so effortlessly that it is easy to miss the band’s true complexity. Their content strikes a balance of emotively direct and conceptually metaphoric as … [Continue reading] →
What if you quit your job tomorrow? Do you know how much you actually need to live a healthy lifestyle on? Do you have healthy habits, and can you train yourself to create new ones that enable you to live with more long-term gratification and foresight? Can you flex your self denial / frugality muscle without feeling regret or loss? … [Continue reading] →