Your Soul is Your Own

“A king may move a man, a father may claim a son, but that man can also move himself, and only then does that man truly begin his own game. Remember that howsoever you are played or by whom, your soul is in your keeping alone, even though those who presume to play you be kings or men of power. When you stand before God, you cannot say, “But I was told by others to do thus,” or that virtue was not convenient at the time. This will not suffice. Remember that.” ~ King Baldwin IV, “Kingdom of Heaven”

There is so much good stuff to unpack in this quote, but I’m going to pull out probably the two biggest to talk about. Continue reading


Pictures and Other Timely Things

Last night, I had the honor of taking Trevor Heinrich‘s Senior pics, and it was a lot of fun 🙂

As we were driving into Lancaster City, we began talking about how busy he was, and the things he was spending his time doing. As we were talking I was reminded of a class we took in my first year of Gettysburg Master’s Commission with Jason Fitch. Continue reading