This morning we depart for Zurich from Heathrow and I am thrilled to finally be heading to Switzerland. It is one of my bucket-list countries and I am excited to see how it lives up to my imagination. While the main trip is in Switzerland, my vacation started a couple days ago, and I hadContinue reading “Back Once Again”
I am busy writing papers, so I don’t feel like writing more here. So have some photos!
I am having so much fun playing with iMessage in iOS 10. I got a bike! I am so thrilled about this. It was 70 pounds, and it is in great condition. It came with lights for night riding and a bike lock. I have loved having the additional mobility and the feeling of beingContinue reading “A Basic Update”
I am not sure where I heard this first, but I know that at least one of my Biola professors talked about History being His story. That is– above all–history is the story of God’s interaction with the earth. At the time, I gobbled this right up and didn’t really stop to think about it.Continue reading “History is NOT His story”
In this instance, 1200 AD is enough to be new when 2500 BC is the other date we are dealing with. Today was my first field trip with the program and it was wonderful. We started classes on Wednesday, and while I have thoughts and reflections from that experience (which was wonderful), I wanted toContinue reading “Monuments Old and New”
Maybe this blog should be called “Horses Abroad.” The picture above was taken at a meadow that is about 10-15 minutes away from my home for the semester. In this meadow, which is quite large, there are a significant number of cows and a fair amount of wild horses. Let’s back up a bit though. A fairContinue reading “Oxford!”
I ended up not getting the special coffee this morning, and I also changed to love the fact that I stayed in a hostel last night. The deciding moment was when I was woken up less than an hour after I had turned in for the night. Someone was talking excitedly, and it took meContinue reading “Back in the Motherland.”