There are certain persons in our world who have recently been trying to denigrate the importance of words in our world. “Words are fine,” they say, “but what really matters is action.” In the rhetoric against the power of words, this this code that we use to communicate with one another becomes “just words,” as if words are things of small importance.… Read the rest
Snort . . . gag . . . sniffle…
I almost never take sick leave. Part of the reason is that I don’t get seriously sick that often. Part of the reason is that my workaholism probably makes me go to the office at times when I shouldn’t.… Read the rest
Yesterday, I posted a message from Michael Welch, the pastor at Lafayette UMC, on my church web site. It was a gracious note thanking all for their desire to help with the recovery efforts following the tornadoes in that area. He also tactfully called for restraint, for in the zeal to help folks were actually creating more problems than solving.… Read the rest
Remember what I said in October?
Okay, I barely remember what I said in October, so there is no reason that you should.
Back then I was ranting away on the unhealthiness of the Britney Spears obsession. I suggested her mental status was such that we should avoid buying her albums and continuing to put ridiculous gobs of money into her pockets.… Read the rest
I-440 in Nashville sometimes gets water backups due to clogged drains, but this is amazing.… Read the rest