Songs of Asaph: Family Man (Andrew Peterson)

#14. Family Man Andrew Peterson "The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps." --Proverbs 16:9 God often blesses us with things we never wanted and then changes our hearts to never want it any other way. Miss my introduction to my "Sons/Songs of Asaph" series? Catch up here. Miss my … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: Family Man (Andrew Peterson)

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Songs of Asaph: The Queen of Iowa (Andrew Peterson)

#13. The Queen of Iowa Andrew Peterson Made beautiful through suffering. Miss my introduction to my "Sons/Songs of Asaph" series? Catch up here.ย  Miss my introduction to Andrew Peterson? Read it here. http://youtu.be/o0SBamE107Y (Lyrics) I met the queen of Iowa She was dying on a couch in the suburbs And with all of the things … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: The Queen of Iowa (Andrew Peterson)

A (Stereo) Typical Interview with Three Millenarians

When this post publishes I will be in the midst of preparing for a trip to Ohio where I will be nannying for the week. Instead of trying to have a post up for today and the weeks I will be gone and traveling back, I am going to introduce you to one of my … Continue reading A (Stereo) Typical Interview with Three Millenarians

Songs of Asaph: Mountains on the Ocean Floor (Andrew Peterson)

#12. MOUNTAINS ON THE OCEAN FLOOR Andrew Peterson Oftentimes our own sins or the sins of others seem too deep and all signs of change invisible to our mortal eyes, but for those of us in Christ we cling in faith to the promise "he who began a good work in you will bring it … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: Mountains on the Ocean Floor (Andrew Peterson)

Whale-Lines, Foolish Elves, and the Faith of Laughter

When you think about it,ย death is never more than one false step away. One run red-light. One moment of distraction while driving on the highway. One minute a child is left unattended. One tree that fell the wrong way. One plane ride that fails to reach its destination. One stray bullet in the bunker. One … Continue reading Whale-Lines, Foolish Elves, and the Faith of Laughter

Songs of Asaph: Mystery of Mercy (Andrew Peterson)

#11. MYSTERY OF MERCY Andrew Peterson I love Andrew Peterson's identification with key characters in the Bible in this song and his flipping the cry of Jesus "my God, my God, why has thou forsaken me?" into the cry of the believer "my God, my God, why has thou accepted me?", emphasizing and contrasting the … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: Mystery of Mercy (Andrew Peterson)

Four Reasons The Great Gatsby is a Great Read

The green light beckons on the horizon, the arms of the enigmatic Jay Gatsby outstretched towards it, reaching, reaching, until it fades away like the last warm kiss of summer. *contains basic spoilers common to most other reviews of the book* I understand why so many love The Great Gatsby: the writing's vitality, vividness and … Continue reading Four Reasons The Great Gatsby is a Great Read