Eyes off You for Permanent Triumph

I’ve seen a lot of Christian advice about how to get over your troubles, from depression to addictions, etc. They seem to focus on personal prayers starting with “I” statements. There is nothing wrong with that, but I haven’t seen much success in conquering personal problems this way. If you get your eyes off […]

By |June 19th, 2014|blog|0 Comments

Today’s Social Revolution

Seems like every age has some kind of revolution. In the 1500s, it was a religious revolution, from Catholicism to Protestantism. In the following years, from the 1600s to the 1700s, it was a monarchial revolution; no longer Kings being the rulers. This naturally led to a revolution of liberty, roughly from the 1800s […]

By |June 7th, 2014|blog|0 Comments

Mental Diet — what should you feed your mind?

We’ve all been bombarded with diet advice from every angle conceivable. Try eating no grain, whole grain, gluten-free grain… a lot of “pain-in-the-grain” advice that confuses even the most nutritiously educated person. There is no one-size-fits-all method when it comes to dieting. You have to keep trying things out, and find what works for […]

By |June 5th, 2014|blog|0 Comments

The Demise of Western Civilization?

Today there was another violent attack against students at an American high school. Twenty-one kids were randomly stabbed with kitchen knives that a troubled boy brought to school. It’s usually guns. Despite the weapons used, too many of these horrific events have occurred in the past decade. As a parent of a high school […]

By |April 9th, 2014|writings|0 Comments

The Thoughtlessness of Relativism

It’s mainstream in our culture to hear people say things like “you have your truth, and I have mine,” or “there is no one right way, there are many.” This is relativism. On the surface, it sounds kind and tolerant, but if you dig deeper, you’ll discover that although this idea is broadly accepted, […]

By |February 1st, 2014|writings|0 Comments