Weekend Web Wandering – March 12, 2016

We’ve got a full weekend planned, that actually started yesterday. And then the iBoy decided last night to lose his mind and have a massive meltdown at 1:30 AM that lasted until around 4 AM. I think a bad dream started it off but things went downhill from there. And because I had stayed up until around 1:30 AM watching North and Southwith my girls, I am operating on about four hours of sleep.

Not good.

So, no sleep and then this weekend is the awful time change. (Dear Washington, stop messing with the clocks. kthanxbye)

I may have a meltdown of my own.

But anyway, the links must go on.

weekly links round-up



  • Small vs. Big Churches: The Family Feud We All Lose by Trevin Wax. I loved the perspective in this post. I’ve been a member of both types, and while I definitely have Thoughts on this (yes, with a capital ‘T’), I think Trevin is right about the dangers here.
  • When the Unbeliever Departs by Rachel Watson at TGC. This is a compelling personal story.
  • In Praise of Being Bored by Anne Bogel at Modern Mrs. Darcy. My children are catching on to the fact that when they tell me “I’m bored” now, I tell them, “Good.” And go on with my day. It is not my job to rescue them from boredom (and I need to wrestle with boredom myself, so it’s not just them).
  • Hobbies to the Glory of God by Tim Challies. Great perspective. (And, I must add, refreshing after the “Adult Coloring Books Will Open  Your Mind to Demon Possession” or somesuch nonsense that was floating around my Facebook Friends’ posts a week or two ago.)
  • 20 Faith Building Movies for Family Discussions by Candace at His Mercy is New. Great list here.


This week on Living Unabridged:

Last Month: Resources for Teaching Religion (a look at the ARDA)

Last Year:

What caught your eye this week?
Follow Karen (Living Unabridged)’s board Celebrating – Spring! on Pinterest.

Maestro Classics is having a 50% off sale this weekend: their mp3 downloads are only $4.98! If you don’t need the CD and the booklet, this is a great way to add to your Maestro Classics collection.

Posts may contain affiliate links. See my disclosure policy if you have questions about this. If no images appear on this post, you may need to disable an ad blocker on your browser. If you enjoyed this post, please consider sharing it on your favorite social media sites.