Wrestling with Terrorist Attack

Wrestling with Terrorist Attack

As a Christian, I have been wrestling with how Jesus would respond to the terrorist attack in San Bernardino. In this blog, I ponder my reaction and give my thoughts on what Jesus would do.

Our Appetite for Reality TV

Our Appetite for Reality TV

In this segment, I write about the unreality of Reality TV and ponder why Americans have a voracious appetite for these kinds of shows.

Beauty Is Only Skin Deep

Beauty Is Only Skin Deep

We’ve all heard the phrase that beauty is only skin deep, but how many of us really believe it? According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, 10 million Americans don’t because they have altered their bodies through plastic surgery.

Growing Older is Not for Sissies

Growing Older is Not for Sissies

America is getting older. I’m not referring to our country’s upcoming 240th birthday in 2016 or the first English settlement at Jamestown 400 years ago in 1607. America–or more specifically–Americans are aging.

Syria: Bombs or Balm?

Syria: Bombs or Balm?

History shows that America will offer bombs to end national conflicts, but will history show that we are willing to offer a healing balm to the Syrian refugees?

Rounding Up My Bill

Rounding Up My Bill

Have you ever been out to dinner and encountered the practice of the server “rounding up” your bill?

I went to dinner at a nice sushi restaurant with a friend the other night. We had a great time and planned to tip well. We paid our separate bills with cash, providing more than the cost of the meal so that we could have change back to tip our waiter. This is common practice, is it not?