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What Can God Do?

What Can God Do? The short answer is, “Anything He wants.” If you’ve read more than a couple of my posts you’ll already know I’m an...

Make Sense

Make Sense? Doesn’t it makes sense that the question of an afterlife (or not) is one of the most important things in life? If there is,...

Fair Weather Friend

We’ve all had a Fair Weather Friend. You’re there with a word of support during hard times, they need help moving, and you provide a...

This Means War!

This Means War! I can see it in my mind. “Before” the beginning, in Eternity-past, all the angels were watching God getting ready to...

Where's the Star?

One of the biggest objections skeptics voice about Christianity is that the Star of Bethlehem was so bright, why is it not mentioned by...

Building Inspector

Some carpenters are called “wood butchers” because they hack and chop a piece of wood to make it fit, and if it doesn’t look pretty...

Entropy

When I was twelve I visualized the end of everything. I was riding my bike along a road and looked up at a local bluff and thought how...

The Fire Hose

I like parodies. Back in the 1980s there was a series of radio commercials that were spoofs of real commercials. Wham-Care PM had pills...

Eye of the Beholder

There’s a monster in Dungeons and Dragons called a Beholder. They typically have one central eye and ten eyes on short tentacles. At...

Foundations

As I was growing up my family was involved in new home construction. Despite my best efforts, I managed to learn some things along the...

Higher Dimensions

I recently watched a video explaining how humans can’t really understand how space and time are really the same thing. Part of the video...

ISO 9000

I work for a company that services a federal government contract. Back in August we had an audit to see if we were filling the...

Calculus of Purpose

One of the things I learned in calculus class is when trying to figure out an equation it helps to take a variable and take it to an...

Surprise!

Anyone who has written stories for long enough can tell you about when characters surprised them. One instance comes to mind for me when...

Not Gonna Happen

A lot of people reject things without even knowing what they’re missing. For instance, sushi. There are certain things that will not go...

Words Mean Things

But what DO they mean? Definitions change over the years, as anyone over the age of twenty can attest. Anyone reading this can probably...

Promotion

Why do people want to get promoted? Usually it’s because of prestige, power, or simply money. I know that’s been my motivation many...

Camouflage

One of the best innovations in combat is camouflage. If you can keep the enemy from seeing you, they can’t fight you. Even if they know...

Not Made For You

Ever watch a foreign-made movie? I don’t really have the patience for it. I don’t know any language enough to follow dialogue unless it’s...

Eye of the Needle

I’ve done some embroidery. Nothing too elaborate, but just enough to know I’ll never be really good at it. With my eyesight it’s hard to...