There is something that I have observed many times over in student ministry and I’m still trying to come up with a term for it but for now lets call it “revertism” and perhaps those who practice it “hypocritters” Most people and especially teenagers are very concerned with being “genuine.” And this is perhaps doubly […]Read more "Get real."
I have a belief that when Jesus said “the path to life is narrow” it was because so few people were on it, not because there wasn’t enough room. The path widens when more people get on it and that is a good thing. I think God is in the road construction business. And it […]Read more "The Everlasting Man"
So I have been asked to elaborate further on this problem I see in Christian circles (and more notably in culture) of anti-intellectualism. First of all it is important to note that the person writing this can only check the box “some college completed” when filling out any applicable forms. So I hope it is […]Read more "Leaning on the switch"
I just want to begin by saying that I’ve never watched an episode of Duck Dynasty. First, I don’t have cable, I have an antenna that picks up some really good HD signal. I get the usual stations and they are enough for me to watch football so I’m content. Second. I have a beard, […]Read more "Duck, Duck, Goose."
My son Benjamin is in the “watch this daddy” phase of his childhood. The other day he came up to me and said “watch this” and then he took a drink of juice, something he has been able to do for a while now. I told him he did a great job and gave him […]Read more "Watch this"
There has been a lot of shavings collecting on the floor beneath the media buzz saw concerning Nelson Mandela’s recent passing. Liberal media canonizes him while Conservative media hardly knows what to do with him, but he’s not the one in their cross hairs. Yet, in all of the swirl there is a really good […]Read more "Mandela: Terrorist, Saint, both?"
There is an article found here that claims that life does not exist. This article and the subsequent ideas that flow from it stands as a good example of bad science. The whirlwind of questions that spring from this idea are many and I will attempt to sort them into their proper genus. The first implication […]Read more "The Kool-Aid Man Cometh"