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Monthly Archives: December, 2014


I love taking a closer look at objects. Locations: Callaway Gardens, Ga.; Pendleton Co., Ky.; Tybee Island, Ga.; Pendleton Co., Ky.

December 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Korean fan dance

  One of my favorite photos. Members of the South Korea Baptist Woman’s Missionary Union perform a traditional fan dance in Owensboro in 2007. (With thanks to Joy Bolton for … Continue reading

December 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Great Chicago Fire & altar calls

Wall Street Journal reporter Grant Wacker talks “Unbroken” film, Lou Zamperini’s turning point, Billy Graham and altar calls in this piece: http://preview.tinyurl.com/qazs44c The act of walking the aisle of a … Continue reading

December 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

A big step

The story I’m posting is very meaningful to me, and not just because it garnered a first place award from the Baptist Communicators Association. Although that was really cool! This … Continue reading

December 5, 2014 · Leave a comment


Before my sophomore year in college, when I took my first black-and-white photography class, my parents gave me a Nikon FE. Along with my Holton-Farkas horn in high school, this camera was, by far, the greatest gift I’d ever received.

December 5, 2014 · Leave a comment