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Should a good Guy Carry a Gun?

Should a Good Guy Carry a Gun?

One of the top 5 hot-button issues today is gun control or gun rights depending on which side of the fence you’re on. You may have heard of a “Good Guy and a gun,” but should a Good Guy carry a gun? That’s a – forgive me – loaded question.  While no easy answer exists, let’s […]

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Is Shame Affecting You?

Shame: Is It Affecting Your Life and You Don’t Know It?

Shame and identity: a conversation with Mike Foster, author of People of the Second Chance and founder of People of the Second Chance, an organization created to “empower people to overcome life’s setbacks…” Setbacks and injustices can lead to shame. As psychologist Judith Herman explains, “Shame is a response to helplessness, the violation of bodily integrity, and […]

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waiting until marriage

Waiting Until Marriage: Premarital Abstinence with Purpose

When Kristen and I made the decision to wait until marriage, we thought we were making a rare, perhaps abnormal decision. Little did we know, a “waiting until marriage movement” was under way. In 2015, fitness model John Prather wrote about how he waited for marriage. Then, singer Ciara revealed she and Seattle Seahawks quarterback […]

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Don't Be a Gaston

Don’t Be a Gaston: Hubris, Superficiality, and Fighting the Wrong Beast

Disney made yet another hit with it’s live action adaptation of it’s 1991 classic, Beauty and the Beast. In the new film we are reintroduced to familiar and favorite characters: Lumiere the lamp, Mrs. Pots the tea pot, Belle, and of course one of Disney’s most memorable villains: Gaston. The theme of this article is “Don’t […]

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