Jay Blogs – From What to Why

Jay Blogs – From What to Why

When we adults talk to teenagers, whether our own or someone else’s, we most commonly engage them with questions like: “What college or university are you hoping to attend?” “What do you want to be when you grow up?” “What is your intended major?” “What activities do...
Jay Blogs – Good Tired

Jay Blogs – Good Tired

I am worn out. As I write this on a Wednesday night, I can barely keep my eyes open. Maybe it’s because I’m pushing 50, but I’m just now realizing I don’t bounce back like I used to (insert knowing laughter of all 50+ year olds, and bored groans of anyone younger).  I...
Jay Blogs- First Order Things

Jay Blogs- First Order Things

I have a very wise friend, a former chaplain at Covenant College and a writer. He wrote a book that has deeply and profoundly affected my faculty and me, impacting how we do much of what we do at Grace in what I pray are redemptive ways.  At a recent meeting, my...