My face was drenched in sweat as I raced down the long, black corridor. Shivering with fear, I pounded on the iron doors with clammy fists. “Somebody help me!” I shrieked. He was coming for me. Mr. Black had seduced me with his devilish smile, inviting me to his estate for a “good […]Read more "Friday Fictioneers – Dark Regret"
Apparently the desire to track and record personal health data is sweeping the world by storm. In the November 2014 issue of Time Magazine, contributor Bryan Walsh examined this “Quantified Self Movement.” “More and more of us are engaging in some form of digital self-examination,” Walsh reports. “Research firm ABI estimates that 42 […]Read more "5 Apps for Promoting Spiritual Health"
Jammin’ to children’s tunes isn’t typically one of my favorite past-times, but there are some children’s songs that contain such deep meaning and such rich truth, that we ought to grasp onto them for dear life while we’re young and hold onto them for the rest of our days. One of these songs is […]Read more "J: Jesus Loves Me – The Simple Truth that Changes Everything"
“Ick!” my coworker said, glancing at my plastic lunch box. “That thing is dirty!” This really caught me by surprise. I glanced down at my trusty little Igloo lunch container, which I had used for years. It was covered with a layer of grime, since I had frequently cleaned the inside of the container […]Read more "I: Icky Igloo – Why We Need Help Cleaning Life’s Grime"
Detective stories have evolved dramatically through the years, becoming ever more violent as the real world has become an increasingly dangerous place to live. One fictional detective who will live forever in infamy is Dick Tracy – one of the grittiest, tough-as-nails crime fighters ever put into a comic strip. Charles Gould, the creator […]Read more "D: Dick Tracy Had It Easy! – Living In A “Not-So-Black-and-White” World"
If I were to name the one season of my life where daily Bible reading became not just a daily activity, but an essential moment of each day that my heart absolutely craved – it would be the mission trip I took to Mainland China. We knew we were being carefully monitored, and weren’t allowed […]Read more "The Art of Bible Reading (And Cherishing Every Word)"