Like most of you, I'm sure, I was quite appalled by the recent press coverage that the popular clothing chain Abercrombie and Fitch only wants the "cool kids" wearing their clothing, and that to ensure that they don't carry larger women's sizes and only hire very attractive people to work in their stores. Even more surprising, … Continue reading Should we really #FitchtheHomeless?
This summer has been one of transition. In the midst of the transition and the chaos, I am often thankful for bite-sized nuggets of wisdom that come through on Twitter. It's amazing how much wisdom can be packed into 140 characters. So, this week, for YM Tuesday, I am letting some colleagues and experts tell … Continue reading Youth Ministry Wisdom from Twitter
Random thoughts from this week: I am currently in the middle of my last seminary paper--an exegetical study of Hebrews 3:1-6 (see why I saved it for last?). Let me tell you, I don't think I have ever had a more difficult time starting, working on, and finishing a paper. Call it senioritis if you want. … Continue reading Friday Five: May 27, 2011