Great Video

Every year for the Simply Youth Ministry Conference Jake puts out some kind of music video. This years video made me laugh a lot. Part of it was because it wasn’t at all who I am, but parts of it hit home too Check it out!

The Next Step in My Fast

I really like what Cesar Chavez had to say on fasting. “A fast is first and foremost personal. It is a fast for the purification of my own body, mind, and soul. The fast is also a heartfelt prayer for purification and strengthening for all those who work beside me […]

Day 12

Lately my thoughts have been drifting more and more to ending this. I am amazed at how much the people around me talk about food and how many commercials on tv talk about food. The lack of variety and blandness are the main source of my struggles lately. My stomach […]

Day 10 1

I am very glad to say that I am finally 25% of the way done with this process. The longer I go through with this fast the more I realize how hard it is going to be for me to finish it. So far my stomach and metabolism have adjusted to the […]

Day 8

Sometimes it scares me how messed up our culture here in the US is. I see it every time I mention that I’m doing the Darfur Diet for Lent. Everyones first response is “Oh, how much weight have you lost?”. We’ve gotten to the point in the US that when […]