while success, respect and legacy is social currency what is it that you are exactly buying, or buying into: a nice comfortable world where everyone knows what to expect?Read More Harry Potter and White Bread
Ask yourself, I am helping, or am I hurting those whom I influence. If we believe we guide the needle of understanding, which of course is problematic, then say nothing.Read More No, and He is Different.
Decisions are not easy to make and until you have made many unpopular choices, that bring good endings and others bad endings without regard to your reputation.Read More United We Blame
God moves the heart, not legislation. No leader, no movement is ever going to change the human heart. That is God’s job, and I can tell you firsthand that is job one for the Almighty, I would assume, but hey He’s God and I am a blogger with about 10 readers.Read More The First Amendment.
People when given the chance, when you meet them where they are, disarmed, can be loving and not the person you may have imagined at all. They are you and they are me.Read More Pride ≠ Hope
I wrote this piece in 2012 about the misuse of medicaid money to “help the Mentally Ill.” It details a 9 month journey through the borderline abuse of the disabled by private companies entrusted with the care of those who were dealing with one or more issues. I had been saved by Jesus 3 months earlier.Read More Beggars Banquet
Battling is the key word here as the film’s premise promoted bare-knuckled men locked into a larger struggle against conformity and commercialism. The question begs though, where does God fit in?Read More The Lies of Fight Club
We are not the Teflon pan, we need scrubbing, soap and water from time to time through prayer and a modicum of self-examination and tough love, that should be rooted in love at all times.Read More The Mustard Seed
The truth is in this world there is a large difference between understanding the difference between loving your neighbor and putting them in charge of your assets.Read More Jack Bauer – I Am Not
Both sides of the line will tell you to hush, hush – because voices carry.Read More Kinder, Gentler, More Productive…