You know how people abuse the word “awesome”? As in, “I bought popcorn for tonight’s game! Awesome!” or “I just won five bucks at the slot machine in Vegas. Awesome!”… Continue Reading Unbroken: When Saying Awesome Makes Sense
My brother-in-law’s grandmother passed away last week. Another funeral, less than a year after my father passed away. When I was young, I never thought about death. I took people for… Continue Reading Why Do People Die?
The doctrine, held by most Christians today, that God burns the wicked in hell forever bothers many (and rightly so, I would say). Usually Christians reply to such concerns by… Continue Reading Does God Burn People in Hell Forever? Is That Fair?
Once upon a time, I was sitting in my psychology class in college, and the professor was talking about the halo effect, the perfection-perception one feels about his or her… Continue Reading The Ten Commandments for a Happy Marriage
There are these two young fish swimming along, and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at them and says, “Morning, boys, how’s the… Continue Reading This Is Water
Some people have no imagination. Through my RSS reader, I landed on a post about who has the burden of proof in matters of worldviews. A former atheist-turned-Christian recalls that,… Continue Reading Is This Universe All There Is?
What matters in life? Is it money, success, social status? is it the beautiful house with the white picket fence and the shining red convertible in the garage? Are these… Continue Reading The Top Five Regrets of the Dying