Where is American Racism headed?

One thing is certain, being disconnected from social media and national news outlets to include internet news sites like The Drudge Report, Russia Today, etc.  helps me tend to feel a lot better than if I am reading the news on any sort of daily basis.  What happens as a result?  Personally I feel better …

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Civil war? No thanks

With our media, celebrities , politicians, and far leaning organizations pushing a civil war here in America, I figured we needed an adult reminder of how to behave and treat one another – yes even those we disagree with. Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I …

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I have the election results!

Just kidding.  But I will go on record today as saying that I know the outcome already (see this post). And the winner is... Ha! The winner really is... You and me. What? Seriously.  Why? How? Because regardless of who occupies the White House, Congress, and Supreme Court I am going to live my life …

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Why do you care about the hurricane?

Why is Hurricane Matthew national news? More people will die by suicide in the days of Hurricane Matthew than it will kill.  The CDC's National Violent Death Reporting System notes that 42,000 people in the U.S. committed suicide in 2014 and an additional 16,000 were homicides.  Let's break that down: On average that means that …

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God’s greatest gift to mankind is not me? Who knew….

I have spent a lot of time lately transferring old 8mm home video into digital format.  This cannot be done quickly with the software I have so  you are almost forced to watch all of your old films.  I have seen videos of our wedding, a mission trip to the Philippines, military training from many …

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Josh Allen, my pastor, my friend, eternally gone…

A week ago tonight my best friend, Josh Allen, was killed in a car wreck.  The other young man was killed as well.  Two men, in what many would call the "prime" of their lives, dead.  I do not know the other guy or anything about him.  I do not harbor resentment or anger towards …

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