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My robe with my Grandpa’s Celtic cross, and a set of his doctoral bars.

Just recently I finished my doctoral thesis and officially completed all of my requirements for my D. Min. at Fuller Theological Seminary.

 

This day has been a long time coming, five years, to be exact. I applied for this program in the summer of 2012. Almost exactly five years later I finished.

 

Let me be honest with you. Continue Reading…

Now that I’ve finished my doctorate, I’m even reading Greek for fun! I’ve got no excuse for not writing more.

 

Last night I couldn’t sleep.

 

I was supposed to be up at 5:30am for our weekly breakfast Bible study. I almost never get enough sleep on these nights, but I had actually turned out the lights at 9:37pm.

 

8 hours on a Monday night!

 

But I just lay there, tossing and turning. I had left the door open and the cats were walking all over me. Unable to get comfortable, I finally checked my watch. 10:30. So much for 8 hours. Continue Reading…

It’s no coincidence that the last post I wrote was over a month ago and it was about getting a puppy.

Everett David Hill

Everett David Hill

These last six weeks have been filled to the brim. We got a puppy, I became the only ordained pastor at our church again, my final project for the first year of my DMin is wrapping up, and we had our second child, Everett David Hill. Continue Reading…

 

My brother, Dave, bought me the Blu-ray version of Disney’s Heavyweights for Christmas.

 

Did Tony Perkis read this book?

Did Tony Perkis read this book?

This is a classic movie, filled with quirky, memorable quotes. I recently watched the movie with my brother while I was in California, working on my DMin. Interpreting the movie through the lens of my class work, a particular scene struck me. Continue Reading…

We began the first day of class in our DMin program today.

My first day of school!

My first day of school!

It’s been an exciting experience so far, but it’s been intimidating as well. Continue Reading…