Probably the greatest distraction for me lately has been having email on my phone. You know the drill: check it first thing in the morning, habitually checking it throughout the day, feeling bad because you check it so much, checking it while you’re in conversation with someone, then just in case…checking it before you go […]
I’m scrolling through Facebook, trying to find a quick productivity fix. Come on, come on, come on… Finally an article catches my eye. Click I scan the article, not even bothering with body text. I’m only looking for the bold bullet points. 1. Got em. 2. Quick win. 3. Next. Then, somehow I stumble onto […]
Facebook and Twitter are the new newspapers. Just a bunch of pre-curated news that someone else tells you to read. But let me tell you a story of a real newspaper, and how it made its way into my home, and what I did with it once it arrived. Some Jr. Highers came to my […]
This is the last part of a 3-part series on the three most important truths for creatives. To read the first part, click here. To read the second part, click here. Part 3: Repeat The third most important truth for creatives is to repeat. That is, to keep going. To do what you did yesterday […]
This is part 2 of a 3-part series on the three most important truths for creatives. To read the first part, click here. Part 2: Believe Most likely you can relate to me when I say that there are times I struggle to believe in my own work. It is precisely this unbelief that leaves […]
What are the three most important truths for creatives? This is a question that was posed to me by Dane Sanders via WeaveWriter. Part 1: Work The first truth to adopt as a creative is to do the work. It’s not as if I believe that when we creatives are studying, we’re not working, but I have […]
One year ago, Jimmy Kimmel said this about Facebook: “No one needs to know what television show you’re watching or what you just ate, or if you’re feeling hungry, or tired or anything. Those thoughts should stay in your head, they should not leave your head. …Share a little bit less, I think is the […]
I'm an M.Div. student at Regent College in Vancouver, BC. I’m also the Residential Dean at Carey Hall. My passion as a writer and pastor is to encourage people through merciful teaching. What I love to do is help others grow in their relationship with Jesus and their life of following Him.
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