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Racism is NOT a thing of the past

June 5, 2015

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Many of us white people can think that racism is a thing of the past. Something we encounter in a grainy black and white photo in dusty museum. But racism is alive and well in the United States. “But we’ve made so much progress!” you say. Sure, there was a Civil Rights movement. Blacks aren’t […]

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Dear Caitlyn Jenner: Research prompted sex-change pioneer to abandon the surgery

June 4, 2015

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There is much celebration surrounding Bruce Jenner’s transformation into the woman Caitlyn Jenner. But lost in all the noise of this being a brave decision is consideration of a question: Is it a wise decision? One of the healthcare organizations that pioneered sex-change surgery would say no. Despite the fact that Johns Hopkins University was […]

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Take a stand!

June 4, 2015

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4 things whites can say to African Americans about Baltimore and Ferguson

May 12, 2015

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By what I see (and don’t see) on social media and elsewhere online, whites can be at a loss for how to interact with African Americans about the various racial incidents that are in the news recently. Those of us whites who do comment on Facebook can betray, at best, a serious lack of understanding […]

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Tebow becomes a snack food

May 8, 2015

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David & Goliath … and the major player often excluded from the story

March 17, 2014

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This past Sunday, Daryn Kinney preached a great message on the story of David and Goliath. And to underscore that this account is often one only examined when one is in children’s ministry, he even passed out a page from a coloring book that showed the Israelite shepherd taking on the Philistine giant. You can […]

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Oscar Mayer Bacon Fantasy

March 7, 2014

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Perhaps you’re haunted by dreams of heavily cured pork flesh like the tormented damsel in this over-the-top video. If so, you may want to head over to the App Store to get your free Oscar Mayer Wake Up and Smell the Bacon alarm.

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Bonkers for breakfast

March 1, 2014

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The battle for breakfast is on. On March 27, Taco Bell enters the fray with a morning menu highlighted by the Waffle Taco — scrambled egg and sausage tucked into a taco-shaped waffle. How does that sound to you … delicious or disgusting? McDonald’s isn’t taking this invasion lying down. In fact, the fast-food giant […]

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Weirdest Kennedy assassination conspiracy yet

November 27, 2013

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Turns out that Lee Harvey Oswald wasn’t ultimately responsible for the assassination of JFK. The real culprit was a mutant stationed on the grassy knoll 50 years ago. Hard to believe? You bet. Actually, this yarn is being spun as a viral marketing stunt to promote the newest X-Men film. Marvel has created a site […]

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Hobbit actors watch to super fans’ reactions to movie trailer

June 13, 2013

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