Daughters of Christ

As my roommate and I were flipping through the complementary “Athens Guide” on our hotel room desk we came across a very disturbing article. I’m not going to say much except that it explicitly described how to find illegal prostitution in the city. Our hearts sunk. After arriving home I was convinced by some friends […]

I am in Turkey. That is all.

First of all, hello from the amazing country of Turkey! It is a place of beautiful mountains, amazingly strong coffee, and I must say, some very nice looking young men… Oh! And some great Biblical sights! When I signed up for this trip in November I had no idea what I was getting myself into. […]

Gift-Getting

As I sit in the Bethel University grill, I can’t help but overhear the conversation next door.  A girl in her 20s is showing her brother how to make an online wish list and explaining how, using this certain website, you can combine all the stuff you want into one giant list with links to […]

Who didn’t see this coming?

If you haven’t heard the news on Governor Blagojevich then read this: Basically, Illinois Governor Blagojevich had the right to appoint the senator who would replace President Elect Obama and Blagojevich was selling the seat. My sophomore year of high school Interstate 172 opened up between the town I lived in, Carthage, IL, and Quincy, […]

Creationism: Who Cares?

There is one thing I’ve learned from going up in a church.  Christians like to argue a lot.  We argue about predestination.  We argue about what political party is “God ordained”.  Since coming to school this year, I’ve heard a lot of arguing about creation.  Was it created in 6 literal days or in 6 […]