Bailey Gillespie

Wholeness is a Journey


a long obedience in the same direction

Dating Your Career: Thoughts on College, Courage, and Vocation

One of the rewards of working in the William Jessup University Learning Commons is working alongside two lovely career counselors, who are always down to "talk about life" if they aren't already networking in the community or slammed with student... Continue Reading →

Faithful Til the Finish Line

Today, we lost a faithful man. Eugene Peterson was a beloved clergy, scholar, and author—two of his most notable contributions being The Message paraphrase and A Long Obedience in the Same Direction. This piece was originally published on Bailey Gillespie's website,... Continue Reading →

A Long Obedience in the Same Direction

Ever since graduation, I've tried reading through at least one book a month, just to keep up the mental momentum of university life. Sometimes I choose books I know I'll love, sometimes ones I know I'll hate that will be... Continue Reading →

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