Things that Changed my 2010 and Maybe More – The Personal Stuff

I've always believed that reflecting on what happens helps me grow in my walk with Christ and establishes an environment for God to begin transforming "experience" into wisdom. Truthfully, 2010 will go down as a somewhat of a mixed bag for the Spiveys. There were immense challenges for us, but also some watershed blessings. If […]


Note: please see post below on recent blog problems. I hope to have them resolved soon 🙂 I graduated last Friday night with my Doctor of Ministry degree from Abilene Christian University. The photo to your left of me looking like an odd, monk creature was taken by Emily on her mobile phone when we […]

Congradulations (yes, I know it’s misspelled)

Yesterday, I successfully defended my doctoral Project Thesis and was congratulated by my committee at ACU's Graduate School of Theology as, "Dr. Spivey." I must admit. I enjoyed it. Shhhhhhhhh… But, I didn't enjoy it for the reasons you might think. As T.S. Eliot put it, "Half of the harm that is done in this […]