Chi-town visit

After a rather uneventful week at home, I spent one evening with Fred eating at Pacific Rim in Ann Arbor before I took a bus down to Chicago to meet old friends. One thing that's becoming more apparent to me is the fact that we are in our mid-twenties and…

fruit cake and ice cream

Elbert shared this video with me back in December of last year, and I just got around to watching it. It's a pretty powerful sermon from Louie Giglio about God's grace, what 2 Corinthians 5:13-21 has to say about it, and a touching story. I definitely feel my perception…

hiatus

Summer has been a huge blessing. Well, it's a blessing in itself, but also in the sense that a lazy guy like me benefits tremendously from the plentiful opportunities to sleep in and be lazy. In only a week and a half, year two of medical school will begin. I'm…

remember to be friendly

Tomorrow is the first day of orientation. I look forward to meeting many of my future classmates, those with whom I will be spending the next four years together being turned into competent physicians. Although I'm already in my mid-20s, still young but supposedly in my "prime", I still feel…

Grateful

Dear Heavenly Father, Thank you so much for all you have given me. Thank you so much for the gift of acceptance to a medical school, for it is not something that I deserve by my own doing, but by your grace and with the natural abilities you have invested…

You are so good to me.

God of Adam, Noah, Abraham, Moses, and all creation: You have given me more than I ever deserve. Give me a heart that is evermore willing to serve your creation, your people. Give me clarity to hear and embrace your calling. Father, I pray for Margarita and her three unborn…