Between homeschooling and my wife having been a librarian in another life, plus the both of us loving to hit up used bookstores, we have more than a few titles in our home.
Suppose you are painting the side of a house. You don’t go for those little craft brushes your mom used to buy you for water colors. What you use instead is a broad brush.
I wonder what it would be like if we believed that it was impossible for us to really conceal the truth – not only from God, but also from one another.
Good communication has to do with more than sending little packets of information through the air and assuming they made it to their destination intact just because we know what we sent.
Honesty is about more than just what we do say. Vulnerability is comprised also of the things we do not say because we do not need to say them – things that go without saying.
As 2021 draws to a close, my wife and I are listing the major events of the past year, striving to understand our lives better so as to be more intentional in the coming year. Making sense of it all can feel a bit like searching for needles in haystacks.
It is easy to find our understanding taxed. What has recently been, what is now, and what may soon happen – all is complicated and disputed and controversial.
Current events keep reminding me of Proverbs 24. Let’s talk about that passage of the Old Testament wisdom literature, shall we? Intro/Outro Music: Black Maria by Pistol Jazz — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app — Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/garrett-ashley-mullet/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/garrett-ashley-mullet/support