one tuesday in february

7 . February . 2012

the sparkling hearst bldg
near caroline & jane’s ballet

happy early bday, morv!!

this counts as your birthday week &
we’re going to celebrate on your behalf.

remember the blt party…
we love you & wish we were there on saturday.

mandarin hwk

reminiscent of
portlandia’s ‘did you read’
on the 2/3 express today

well, hello, city seminary!

‘expect great things from God for the city;
attempt great things for God in the city.’

-harvie conn, via mark’s paper in
the int’l bulletin of missionary research

patient&creative amy
helps caroline w/ a tricky math concept

we weren’t exactly traveling light
to piano lesson.

ps –
thanks to ann & hope
for their book list for girls;
i was just emailing back and forth
with jenny f & elizabeth m re: girls books.

pps –
tim on nyc church/school decision

ppps –
gabe on cade in the huffpo


hope campus

5 . November . 2011

‘theology is the adoration of God Almighty
fraught with the
risk of
-prof. andrew walls

what a special evening of worship, celebration,
and learning from andrew walls
at the inaugural lecture
at city seminary’s new
hope campus.

he ended with the words of st. ignatius loyola,

teach me to serve you as you deserve;
to give and not to count the cost,
to fight and not to heed the wounds,
to toil and not to seek for rest,
to labor and not to ask for reward,
save that of knowing that I do your will.

thanks be to God.

of snow + scripture

30 . October . 2011

‘it feels like we’re
inside a snow globe.’
@ city seminary
during the snowstorm

tremper longman
taught on proverbs;
so helpful.

we came home to this,

thank you,
cory, nathan, henry + harry.


not even steaming soup
on the table could
lure these hard workers
away from their
energetic task.


…earlier in the afternoon.

please come

21 . October . 2011

join cory + i*?
pretty please?

take the b/c to 116th
and walk to 119th/frederick douglass –
enter on 119th st.

wait until you see
the new seminary space,
hope campus.


*carrie’s out of town
that wknd or you know she would

city sem w/o my carrie?

but i’ll man-up for it.

xo to our cjl