Category: College

the land of chocolate milk.

I had my priorities pretty straight as a kid. Sleep often, eat well, and scream frequently - just for good measure. But my mother was also very thoughtful when it came to what we ate and drank. Admittedly so, I got a little out of hand when too much sugar was in my system. For ...

that one time. when we almost…

If you read my last post, talking points, this is the post you’ve been waiting for. The burning question you’ve had since last Saturday will now find resolution. Welcome to the danger zone. Dun dun dunnnnnnnnn. (Pardon my rusty screenplay writing...this’ll just have to do) Scene 1 - INTERIOR: Dark studio FADE UP: Head to ...

Community’s Many Faces

Over the past three days, I have experienced the joy of community in so many ways: One-on-one, large group gathering, small groups, volunteer circles and threesome's. It is so cool to look back and realize how many people I interact with in community that I love dearly. Let's head back to Saturday for a great example. ...

Flashback Friday: The Adventures of College Life V

When I posted this back in September of 2007, I got in some trouble with mom.  Apparently, I decided to write about the near-death experience that I had just had before calling mom...so she found out about the whole ordeal through my writing.  As is customary, I didn't provide the details she needed to know ...

Oh the Joy of Improv…

Last week, I was chatting with my friend Kelly about college. A great memory came up from sophomore year, while I was in Survey of Old Testament class. Please join me for today's edition of Early Morning Reminiscence - complete with fantastic cliches. It is around lunchtime on the Oral Roberts University campus, the hero ...

Flashback Friday: The Adventures of College Life XXXVI

This update came in the midst of spring semester of my freshman year.  You'll meet fun people inside, including my freshman friends Hannah, Dani, Clarissa, and Jess, some of my friends from the worship department, my missions team for that summer, and a few other notable people from ORU.  I hope you enjoy the insanity! ...