Category Archives: Culture

Tribute to the King

Today marks the 40th anniversary of the death of Elvis Presley. Few people have ever been as talented as Presley, nor have many experienced the popularity that he attained. He had an influence on music that is unrivaled. Elvis was … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Communion Meditations, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Strange Position

The doctor who owns the only abortion clinic now operating in Kentucky has made some strange comments recently in reference to people who have been protesting outside his clinic. He said that the abortion protesters don’t have a “monopoly on … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Avoiding Conflict

O.J. Simpson has just been granted parole by Nevada officials. Simpson has served 9 years in prison for his involvement in an armed heist. During his parole hearing, Simpson commented that he has lived a “conflict-free life”. Really? A lot … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture, Current Events, Leadership | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tastes Better

Writing for The Seattle Times, Moira MacDonald said this about a new movie—“The Hero begins with Sam Elliott’s character, a veteran actor, reading a voice-over about barbecue sauce, and that’s when it hit me: Sam Elliott’s voice is barbecue sauce. … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Too Much Stuff (Part 2)

Today I came out of Walmart looking for my car. At first I couldn’t find it. Then I realized that I was looking for our Chrysler Van, when in fact I was driving our Honda Accord! Once I set my … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Too Much Stuff?

I just heard about a lady who befriended a young man from India who was living in the United States. She felt sorry for him since his family was so far away, so she invited him to join her and … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Religious Test

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has recently received some well-deserved criticism over his questioning of President Donald Trump’s nominee for deputy budget director, Russell Vought. Sanders tried to portray Vought, an evangelical Christian, as anti-Islamic because of statements he made regarding … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Communion Meditations, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Storm Awareness

A Canadian man appeared to be oblivious to the dangerous tornado looming behind him as he mowed his lawn. However, his wife, who took the picture, says that he was fully aware of the storm. He just reasoned that it … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

There’s Something About That Name

The studio commentators covering the NBA Playoffs for TNT have been using comments they receive from viewers via Twitter to spark some witty conversations. Before the Monday, May 15 Game 7 between Boston and Washington, one viewer comment started off … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Communion Meditations, Culture, Sports | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Coarse Language

Late night television host Stephen Colbert is taking some heat for his recent opening monologue, in which he used vulgar language to make disparaging remarks about President Donald Trump. I don’t regularly watch Colbert, but I have enjoyed some of … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Living, Culture, Current Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment