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Justin Bailey


What Did You Make Today? Mandalorian Armor

(I recently spoke at a conference for the Society for Classical Learning. My video didn't work during the talk, so I am posting it here.) I’ve learned something from my children’s play. We have a no screen-time rule on Sundays. And almost every Sunday my…
June 16, 2023

Twenty Twenty Two: Year-end review & reflections

And just like that we come to the end of another calendar year. Here are some snapshots, highlights, and reflections from the year of teaching, scholarship, ministry, and family life. Teaching at Dordt I taught five courses this year: Biblical Foundations, Aesthetics, Ethics, Leadership &…
December 16, 2022
photo of coconut trees on seashore

Summer Report: Where I’ve been…

A baseball game (White Sox vs Twins) with my friend Matt - great seats! One of the very best things about working in higher education is getting to follow the rhythms of the academic calendar. In between the spring and fall semester is this three…
August 12, 2022

And so the summer ends: 2021 life update

The Fall semester begins tomorrow, and I feel that nervous energy that always attends welcoming a new school year. Given everything going on in the world at the moment, and all that has happened over the last couple of years, I feel gravity and gratitude.…
August 24, 2021