One Empty Subject Confronting Another

It is not the words that are really empty. It is men themselves when they speak and hear empty words. It is the I which is emptied in relation to the Thou, one empty subject confronting another.” Karl Barth

One Empty Subject Confronting Another
LifeDanielle Pollock

i must decrease

If I am really feeling bad about myself, I do an arm workout from Youtube, and then I just end up wishing I had raked the lawn.

LifeDanielle Pollock
i must decrease
LifeKristen RuddLent

Breaking Fast

In my brokenness, I ate the bread, and I drank the wine, and I remembered. And I was re-membered. Easter makes me whole.

LifeKristen RuddLent
Breaking Fast
ArtJoshua Torrey

Why Coffee in Christian Ethics

But now that the book is done, it is time to return to some important things. Danielle and I hope you enjoyed the fun.

ArtJoshua Torrey
Why Coffee in Christian Ethics
LifeKristen RuddPride

Impeded Streams

All this lying awake at night not knowing what to do about anything in my life has revealed the real work. It’s not that I need to be more diligent or work harder or do better — and, yes, I should be doing all of those things — it’s that I’ve got this pride that I didn’t realize was there.

LifeKristen RuddPride
Impeded Streams

Morning is the Best Time

These mornings in Lent where I wake up and grab my coffee and try not to fall asleep over the Book of Concord, I feel an odd yearning to see her again.

Morning is the Best Time