2021–05–23 — Weekly Articles


The Long Night of the Soul by Jonathan Tjarks (The Ringer)

Acts 2:1–11 by Rob Myallis

To All Who Need Rest by Jon Bloom (Desiring God)

Doubt, Deconstruction, and Patient Faith by Jay Kim (The Gospel Coalition)

You Have Need of Endurance by Jon Bloom (Desiring God)

When the Ground Gives Way by Marshall Segal (Desiring God)

Leadership/Personal Growth/Parenting

Letter to a friend who may start a new investment platform by Graham Duncan

Letter #34: On wanting by Ali Montag

The Mental Benefits of Being Terrible at Something by Brad Stulberg (Outside)

Asymmetric Opportunities and the Cult of Optionality by Applied Divinity Studies

The Value Of Doing Something Real In The World by Brad Stulberg (The Growth Equation)

Infinite games by Graham Duncan

Kids Need Both Affection and Authority by Chap Bettis (The Gospel Coalition)


Patrick Mahomes’ WHOOP Data: Quantifying the Strain of an NFL Season by Mark Van Deusen (WHOOP)

How Long Can We Live? by Ferris Jabr (The New York Times Magazine)

How much sleep do you really need? by Dana McMakin (The Conversation)


Alisson Saves the Season for Liverpool — and for You and Me by Ryan O’Hanlon

PGA Championship 2021: What the Ocean Course teaches us about overcoming a challenging layout by Derek Duncan (Golf Digest)

Golf Course Architect Christine Fraser Breaks New Ground And Old Barriers by Ashleigh McLaughlin (LPGA Women’s Network)

A Story About Tim Duncan by Shea Serrano (The Ringer)

One Thing About Each Hole at the Ocean Course by Andy Johnson (The Fried Egg)


Does Amazon know what it sells? by Benedict Evans

Building Parallel Financial Systems by Byrne Hobart

Play Your Own Game by Morgan Housel

Mortgage Mayhem by Marc Rubinstein

What’s going on here, with this human? by Graham Duncan

You Probably Shouldn’t Work at a Startup by Evan Armstrong

What’s behind the Shopify Effect by Alex Danco


Conscious Coaching Decisions by Steve Barkley

Common Core Is a Meal Kit, Not a Nothingburger by Frederick Hess

How the Failure of the Common Core Looked From the Ground by Frederick Hess

Building Ownership Over Agreement by Steve Barkley

Learn “How to Learn” from … a YouTube Drumming Video by Erik Vermeulen


Geography Is the Chessboard of History by Tomas Pueyo

The Audio Revolution by Alex Danco

Physics Teacher. Lover of sports, books, high-quality education, family, and Jesus. W&M B.S. ('08), M.A.Ed. ('10). U of SC Ed.D. ('17).