Happy 4th from BB!

Well, we are making our way through the Summer of 2010 at a rapid clip.  The season has gone by way too fast, especially living up here in Alaska.  It has been an unseasonably cool and cloudy summer, and although our days are exceptionally long (the midnight sun, and all of that) I am still wearing […]

Salt That is Not Quite Salt

“You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled by men.” –Matthew 5:13, NIV In the Middle-East, salt has a real impurity problem.  Comparing it to what you have on […]

Photo: Chicago at Night

One of my favorite cities is Chicago, IL.  I like its bustle and its different neighborhoods.  I came across this photo on National Geographic and wanted to share it with you. I think what it does is put you into a completely different viewpoint.  Seeing the city with a whole different set of eyes.  So […]

Photo: Embracing Uniqueness

Everyone of us is very different than anyone else.  Think “snowflakes” and you begin to get a grip on exactly how unique we really are.  The Book of Genesis tells us that we are created in the image of God.  And the Bible alludes to a complexity and creativity about human beings that is breathtaking in scope and substance.  […]