September 8, 2017

PJ’s Blog

 

4 More Questions for Daily Devotionals

In the past couple of Sunday Schools we’ve practiced how to dive deeper into the Scriptures by asking 4 excavating questions…

5 More Minutes on Dating in College

During last Sunday’s post-service Q&A someone asked a question about dating in college. I gave an answer that was directed more to the freshman students I’ve been meeting with, who are barely sleeping 3 hours a day, barely eating 2 meals a day, and barely maintaining an emotionally and mentally balanced lifestyle. “Do you really have the extra time on your hands? Can you bear the extra emotional burden? How serious are you about succeeding in college?” But if I had 5 more minutes I think I would’ve added the following.

Humans of New York: Insights into Marriage

The 64-year old gentleman had been married for 36 years. “We had a good run,” he said. The entire Humans of New York interview is worth reading, but there are three things he said that particularly stood out to me…

Getting Back to Work

Many of you are getting back to work/school this week. I don’t know about you, but whenever I’m about to get back to work, I have a bad habit of… 

Sunday School: Q’s to Ask Before Dating & Pre-Engagement

I was searching for stock photos to use for announcing this week’s Sunday School topic – questions to ask before dating & pre-engagement – and this photo just jumped out at me…