Life Lately, not in Photos because I don’t really have any to show

You could probably name any area of my life right now, and I could tell you that I have absolutely no idea what direction it’s going. I’ve never been this confused, or utterly unsure, about what the future holds. My response to all of it has been pretty bad, and pretty ungrateful. First, came panic,…

Good Friday

Up until a few years ago, I thought I was a pretty good person doing a great job of being a Christian. In theory, of course, I knew I was a sinner, but I usually did the right thing and followed the rules. It took a difficult season and and my own rebellion against God…

Guadalajara

Two weekends ago, I took my first trip to Guadalajara with Carlos and two of our friends, Chaires and Pau. The whole reason for the trip was to see “el clasico” between Chivas (from Guadalajara) and America (from Mexico City). This game is one of the biggest rivalries in Mexican league soccer. We were all…

Life in Mexico as an American, Part 2

A couple of months ago, I wrote about what it was like to live in Mexico as an American. There’s things I’m observing and learning every day, so I feel like I’m overdue for a second segment: On Spanish: Before, I felt like the Mexicans I knew here didn’t have a good idea of who…