Friday Ferial Faves // List 011: Travel Essentials

We are big travel fans and are grateful to be able to get away now and then. As I got all packed up for this trip I thought it would be fun to share my travel essentials. These are things that I carry in my personal item--in this case, my backpack--not in my hand luggage. And I would typically carry these items no matter where I was traveling to. 

2017 Reading List

 I'd like to read more books next year. I wanted to put together a short list of books that have been on my to-read list for a while and really commit to reading them in 2017.  

Out of the Wardrobe

We are becoming Anglican. 

Boom. I said it. And put it on the internet! 

We = my husband, John, and I. Becoming Anglican = transitioning from our Baptist / non-denominational church practice to an Anglican church and practice. 

After a lot of study, a lot of discussion, and a lot of new words like sacramentology, and intinction, we’re making what amounts to a life-changing shift in the way we do church, and follow Jesus...

He Still Reigns

What an interesting time in the world it is.

There is so much going on. Wars and refugees, debates and elections, floods and fires, death and despair. And yet, there are still weddings and babies being born, laughter and crisp Autumn breezes, jazz music and great coffee. The world is both terrible and beautiful at the same time. It’s a tension that I wrestle with on the daily; the great mystery of living in a sinful and broken, yet God-inspired-and-created world...