Bible and Breakfast Challenge Day 31

Bible and Breakfast Challenge: Day 31

This is it! Our last day of the Bible and Breakfast Challenge. As I wrote in my intro post, my heart desire for us this month was to develop a hunger for God that far surpasses our hunger for pancakes and smoothies, and that we would taste and see that the Lord is good (Psalm 34:8) even while sitting at …

Bible and Breakfast Challenge Day 26

Bible and Breakfast Challenge: Day 26

I’m so excited to have Barb Raveling with us for Bible and Breakfast! If you don’t know Barb, she’s written a book called I Deserve a Donut (And Other Lies that Make You Eat) that’s a fantastic resource for anyone battling food fixation. I referenced it several times while I was writing Full: Food, Jesus, and the Battle for Satisfaction, …

Life Lessons from the Swimming Pool

Life Lessons from the Swimming Pool

I stared up at the blue sky, watching the clouds move only slightly slower than the line of campers moving in front of me. Surrounded by a chain link fence, the camp’s swimming pool was the place to be that first day. One lanky kid after another passed the swimming test, celebrating with a single swipe of nail polish down their right toe to signify …