Five Things Every Christian Should Do on Easter

Let’s just get something straight: Easter is not for Christians. And all God's people gasped in unified protestation…"SAY WHAT???  So who exactly is Easter for then, pray tell?" Well…that guy of course.  Easter is for that dirty guy that reeks of alcohol who is passed out under the 9th street bridge.  Easter is for that [...]

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Love Wins

This past two weeks I have been dealing with a service issue nightmare. It's a really long story, and if you really want to know all the details you can read it here. Basically, my refrigerator went out and I've been getting the big box runaround for two weeks with no resolution (and in fact [...]

Tears for a Man No One Cared About

I am sitting here with tears streaming down my cheeks tonight. I cannot stop the floodgate that has opened up, and honestly I don't want to. The tears are for a man that no one cared about. But that's not entirely true. I did. His name was Danny Pilcher. He was homeless - one amongst [...]

Because of Some Blankets

We hear a lot of stories these days about hatred, violence, destruction, death. I am loathe to turn on the news because it is chock full of these things and utterly depressing. It often feels like we are living a lost cause and that the good has fled from the hearts of all humanity. The [...]

The Harvey Family You Helped

Back in September, I wrote a couple of heartfelt blogs as the chaos of Hurricane Harvey consumed my beloved city - The Good Thing Harvey Washed Away and The Wrong Donations - Some Tough Words on Disaster Relief. With the massive (rather unexpected) response I was receiving, I decided to use my popularity (notoriety?) for [...]

Inaccessible 

I went to the dentist this week. I could probably stop there because that pretty much sums up everything. It's been a root canal of a week, let me tell you. Speaking of root canals, I apparently need one. Yay. Me. It's not because I have a cavity from not brushing my teeth but because [...]