Here I sit, on the back porch of my parents house in Alabama. The wind is rustling in the trees, and the rain is steadily falling. The sound is something we never get in Texas, we just don’t have the trees. The Alabama trees are huge compared to Texas trees. All their leaves are either… Read More


This week I finally met with my second reader, Dr. Goff, who will be advising me in the ethical discussions of my thesis. He suggested that I narrow my focus more for my thesis. The topic I was working on was one he felt would be better served by a dissertation instead of a thesis.… Read More


Yesterday in my Genesis Exegesis class we discussed the idea of God blessing creation and mankind in chapter one. The professor suggested that God had given a unique blessing to mankind to have dominion over the earth. Then he went on to suggest that the book of Genesis shows that when people try to secure… Read More