My wife Kendra and I have been married since August 2006. In the process of combining our respective incomes, bank accounts and shopping priorities, it quickly became clear that if we didn’t develop a system for managing our money, we would very quickly not have any. So after some brainstorming, some inspiration, and a whole […]
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(Written April 2005 for a university class) Christianity has always had a hard time understanding and rubber-stamping most music outside the confines of the “praise and worship” genre. For generations, Christians have stumbled clumsily through different fads and phases, trying to discover the truth about the relationship between music and faith. Over the years, there […]
Who would win in a fight between a penguin and a lemur?
This week, I have noticed a surprising increase in the number of people who approach me to ask “What happened to your face?” In the past, this question has been meant as some kind of insult, and it usually only pops up about once a week – typically Thursdays – when my enemies start feeling […]
If you’re age 11, possibly in grade 6, looking for ideas for things that haven’t been invented yet, this post can hopefully inspire you to think up some great ideas. I originally wrote this post in 2006, and since then, many of these have been created. See if you can find the ones that have […]
This afternoon, I created a new song, out of two pre-existing songs. The first one is “I’m Still Here” by Tom Waits, and the second is “Your Wish is My Wish” by Sarah Slean. I guess it’s probably better in concept than it is in execution, but here you go. It’s still a very pretty […]