The Thinks We Can Think

You can think up some birds. That’s what you can do. You can think about yellow or think about blue. You can think about red. You can think about pink. You can think up a horse. Oh, the thinks you can think!Dr. Seuss Dr. Seuss was on to something. We all know the thinks we…

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Hope Is Greater Than Giant Church Inc

I’m right in the middle of a busy season in school and I absolutely love it. The amount of reading and writing assigned each week leaves little time for anything else, but I’m discovering a good rhythm that allows me to spend time with family and friends and complete my assignments without too much stress.…

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Beautiful Work

My Beauty Breaks typically include a photo of something I saw on the trails or caught my eye outside. This one is about the beautiful work others are doing. Their work brings hope, healing, and creates space for deep connection with those different from us. And that is one of the most beautiful places we…

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They Are Promises

This Monday School is different. I was so encouraged this week that I wanted to pass it on. I hope you are encouraged as well. The words of Jesus and the story I refer to are found in Mark 12:28-34 and Numbers 13 and 14. How Do I Do That? Ten or so years ago,…

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Giant Church Inc, Who Do You Think You Are?

If you’ve listened to the Rise and Fall of Mars Hill podcast you understand the title of the post. In the introduction of each episode, Mark Driscoll yells, “Who do you think you are?” No matter how many times I hear it, I can’t get used to the level of rage in his voice. He…

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Hello, I’m Marie.

I’m wholeheartedly devoted to learning how to live like it matters and passionate about encouraging others to do the same.
This is where we can learn together.