Author Archives : Jason

Day 20

I am very happy to say that I am 66% of the way finished with this fast! I have been doing alright but the foods are really beginning to get old. The farina wheat cereal used to be a “joy” in the mornings but now I am having to split […]

How about some solitude?

One of the things that I have learned the most in my first two years of youth ministry is that it can be extremely wearing. When you are working with youth every week who are hurting and who have very tough living situations it begins to burden you more and […]

Day 18

It’s been a bit since I have done an update on here. I was able to get away on Thursday morning and rented a camper cabin at Lake Maria state park and take 24hrs of solitude. I got back Friday night then had a funeral and celebrated my birthday with […]

Day 14

Do you know how much we talk about food in the US? I wish I had some stat to show or tell that would explain what I am noticing. Not only do many of our conversations revolve around food but there is advertising everywhere about food. As I watched TV […]