The true essence of hospitality

by Shelby List Today’s we’re thrilled to have a guest post by Shelby List. Shelby is a graduate student at Taylor University, pursuing a Master’s Degree in Higher Education and Student Development. She’s also a residence hall director at Taylor, and is spending a portion of her summer as a Graduate Research Fellow for theContinue reading “The true essence of hospitality”

An Exciting Fathom Book Announcement!

by Drew Moser After many months of dreaming, scheming, emailing, phone calling, and proposal writing, we are pleased to announce that Jess and I have a book deal with NavPress. The working title for the project is Fathom: Exploring the Depths and Potential of Your Twenties. Before I get too far into the book itself,Continue reading “An Exciting Fathom Book Announcement!”

Space vs. Place [and why it’s important to know the difference]

by Kirsten Kosik Today we’re thrilled to have a guest post by one of our favorite twentysomethings, Kirsten Kosik. Kirsten hails from the Detroit area, is a student at Taylor University, and was a student in one of our vocation classes. “Place is security, space is freedom: we are attached to the one and longContinue reading “Space vs. Place [and why it’s important to know the difference]”

10 things that never make it to our Instagram feeds

by Jess Fankhauser This week there was an article on Relevant Magazine’s website entitled: Millennials’ Biggest Problem: Obsessive Comparison Disorder. As the article discussed the effects of our social media consumption on our mental health, one line stuck out in thinking about vocation and living faithfully in our everyday lives. Obsessive Comparison Disorder makes usContinue reading “10 things that never make it to our Instagram feeds”

Podcasts Every Twentysomething Should Listen To (Part 1)

We here at The FathomBlog are huge fans of podcasts. They provide a way to engage your brain during times when you can’t read (although we love to read). Podcasts are great food for thought during  commutes, exercise, and chores around the house or apartment. They are growing in their power and influence, and are more accessibleContinue reading “Podcasts Every Twentysomething Should Listen To (Part 1)”