egeiro

musings from the everyday, somedays

Twelve months ago to the day I posted about the steps I'd undertaken to install the Debian linux distro and set up Openbox as the Window Manager.

Twelve months on and I'm ready to post about installing Fedora and running Xfce as the Desktop Environment.

The primary reasons for Fedora are: It is...

Around a month ago I posted some thoughts from the first six chapters of Jeremiah.

I've now finished reading the first thirteen chapters (out of fifty-two) and have moved on to another book1 for the time being.

Like that previous post I'm intending to quote from the New American Standard Bi...

At the end of next month it appears that I will be retrenched from my current position. I say "it appears" because the date is not firmly fixed and there are plenty of things that I do (and those in the same roles in other parts of the state who are also being retrenched) that no one else knows how...

Back in mid-2017 I wrote about the different Linux distributions I've used over the years. At that time I was using Ubuntu 16.04 running the Gnome desktop.

Not long after that I switched over to Fedora running release 25 - also with the Gnome desktop. I can't recall why I switched because it's a...

Earlier this year I began reading in the book of the prophet Jeremiah as a part of my not-quite-daily "quiet time"/"devotional time"/"time with the Lord" 1.

I've read through Jeremiah several times in the past but not spending time to pause and ponder 2. These days I would read something like...

I was looking through some notes I'd made a month-or-two ago whilst reading the book Emotionally Healthy Spirituality by Peter Scazzuro. In it he advocates that believers participate in the Daily Office which are set times of stillness, Bible reading and prayer each day. He suggests the components...