War-Gaming Lord Of The Rings

I’ve been binge-reading a blog called “The Angry Staff Officer,” and he has an excellent article entitled “Center For Galactic Lessons Learned,” where he tactically analyses both sides of episodes four, five, and six of the original Star Wars trilogy. I’m shamelessly stealing this idea, while at the same time encouraging all of you to…

Leadership In Marriage And The Reality Of Responsibility

Author’s Note: Every author has a set of assumptions, and a set of lenses through which he views the world. My particular viewpoint is one of traditional biblical gender roles, and that the man should be the head of the household. If you don’t believe in leadership in relationships, then stop reading. You’re not going…

Fitness: A Christian Perpsective

In a recent conversation with family, I was discussing the differences between people who exercise and those who don’t. Perhaps the venom in my voice was higher than usual, and maybe I had ranted about this particular topic on more than one occasion (I definitely had), because the next question that was posed was, “Why…

My Case Against ‘Die Hard’ As A Christmas Movie…

There are two types of people;  1. Those who are aware that “Die Hard”, while a great American film, is not a Christmas movie, and 2. Little babies who go poo-poo in their diapers. You know who you are. Why is Die Hard NOT a Christmas movie? After all, it takes place during a Christmas…