#GradAdvice: A Recent Graduate’s Encouragement for the College Senior

#GradAdvice: A Recent Graduate’s Encouragement for the College Senior

Graduation season is here again, and students, especially seniors, feel the pressure as they take finals, finalize summer plans, nail job interviews, and prepare to enter the mystical realm called "real life." It's an exciting yet slightly terrifying period as they walk across the stage into a new world of possibilities, hopes, and dreams. A [...]

Lost: Myself

Lost: Myself

"What am I even doing with my life?" "I feel like I have no sense of direction." "I just need to take some time to find myself." Can you relate? It's probably safe to say that most of us have experienced similar feelings of restlessness at some point in our lives. You may even be [...]

Where’s the Chocolate?: The Disappointments of Progressive Christianity

Where’s the Chocolate?: The Disappointments of Progressive Christianity

Easter mornings as a Hiltz kid were almost as exciting as Christmas mornings. My brothers and I would go to bed Saturday night knowing that on Sunday a special Easter basket would be waiting for us on our dressers when we woke up. The best part of any Easter basket is most certainly the chocolate, [...]

Remember the Cliffs

Remember the Cliffs

My dad and I are travel junkies. If you mention the possibility of taking a trip to a foreign country, he and I jump into action looking at plane ticket prices and reading Travelocity ads about the top 10 things to do in that country. Dad has a huge framed map in his office entitled [...]