Other Projects

Yesterday’s blog made 90 posts in 90 days at threeconversations.com! Time to work on some other…projects. But do not worry; I will still be hard at work. And I will still check in here at least weekly to keep you posted. Happy holidays!

The marshmallow test

Isaiah 26:3-4 ESV – You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you. Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord God is an everlasting rock. Decades ago, a Stanford University professor conducted a series of tests on delayed gratification. The tests involved children who were offered…

The Refrigerator Door

Matthew 4:4 ESV But he answered, β€œIt is written, β€œβ€˜Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’” I remember many times from my youth where I would go to the refrigerator, open the door, and then hear my mother call out to me. “Kenny, we…

Take a hike!

Isaiah 40:28-31 NIV Do you not know? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow…

Angst

Yesterday was a strange day for me. My anxiety was elevated and I cannot explain why. This led to a few episodes where I was internally angry but did my best, and I hope successfully, not to show it. I’m not sure what caused my anxiety. I have some theories. But everyone deals with anxiety…