A few weeks ago, I developed terrible pain in my left shoulder. I don’t know what brought it on, but the muscles tensed up so hard that it hurt as badly as when I broke my collarbone in 2008. Wondering at the cause, I searched online for chronic muscle tension, because this isn’t the first time my shoulders have hurt like this, just the worst it has ever been, and I discovered that this sort of tension is common for people like me who sit at a computer all day. The best remedy is exercise.

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Preaching on July 27th

July 10, 2014

Put it on your calendar: I get to preach again on July 27th.

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It only took 4 years…

July 8, 2014

Four years after migrating from silverpenpub.net to mstublefield.com, I have finally moved the uploads folder and run the SQL query needed to make all the attachments and embedded images work right.

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Family Vacation to Mt. Zion National Park in Utah

June 27, 2014

We spent nearly a week in Mt. Zion National Park with family, and it was the best vacation I’ve ever had.

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Sermon archive

March 28, 2014

I’ve finally put the sermons that I have preached at Springfield Vineyard on this site.

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Sermon about Injustice

March 24, 2014

On Sunday, March 16th, I preached about the topic of injustice atĀ Springfield Vineyard church. I wish I could transcribe this sermon to share it more widely, but for now the audio will have to suffice. The rough outline is: Vineyard does a good job addressing injustice, but we still need to be talking about these […]

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Finished my pack of Astra blades today

March 7, 2014

I’m working through a sampler pack of 25 or 30 different razor blades, each with 5 per package. Astra was my first, and I know a lot of people on Reddit use them, but they were terrible.

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I’m so done with newspapers

February 21, 2014

The stories in the newspaper have changed by the time it is printed. Check this post for some suggestions on other news sources.

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Living Without a Victory Condition

February 17, 2014

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” From a young age, we are trained to always be looking to the next thing. What does it look like to be happy, to be successful, to be grown up, or to be ready for life? The next milestone is always the place where we […]

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