Living in Lagniappe

Living in Lagniappe

Lagniappe. A word that means a little something extra. Like the extra beignet that is thrown into the bag by the baker. It’s a French word that is tossed around quite a bit in my home state of Louisiana. A common expression meaning a gift, a little something added on...
The Adaptor

The Adaptor

Be flexible. Go with the flow. Be adaptable. These words could not be more apt in our present times. Flashback to last December when my family flew to Budapest for a Jonathan Edwards conference … I was sitting at a small breakfast table in an old Hungarian kitchen one...
An Acorn, a Web, and a Lizard

An Acorn, a Web, and a Lizard

This shelter-in-place order has disrupted my normal routines. I know this is an understatement to the nth degree, but I am thankful, and here is why. Before all this happened, I had a busy routine. Up and at ‘em at a ridiculously early hour. Drive to school, teach,...
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