9/11- A Day America Will Never Forget

I have good parents. When we were growing up, my Mom and Dad taught my Sister and I about patriotism. They taught us how we are blessed to live in the United States of America. They were not “helicopter parents” and they made sure to teach us about our national history, the good and the…

Phil Robertson Discusses Long Lost Daughter

‘Duck Dynasty‘ star Phil Robertson recently announced on his Blaze Media podcast ‘Unashamed’ that he had a daughter he had never met or known. On the show where his sons Willie, Jase, Jep, and Alan discussed how they met her and their reactions to getting to know her. Alan and Jace explain that they received…

‘The Willoughbys’ Review- Fanciful And Family-Friendly

Based on the children’s book by Lois Lowry, ‘The Willoughbys‘ is a computer-animated children’s’ movie directed by Kris Pearn, who also co-wrote the screenplay with Mark Stanleigh. The film was made by Bron Animation and released widely on Netflix. Narrated by a neighborhood Cat (Ricky Gervais), he tells the story of the Willoughbys. Their family…

Simple Advice From A 30 Year Old Millennial

In June 1997, Chicago Tribune columnist Mary Schmich wrote an essay titled ‘Advice, like youth, probably just wasted on the young’ also known as “Everyone is free (to wear sunscreen).’ She dispenses advice for the upcoming graduating class including ‘If I could offer you only one tip for the future, sunscreen would be it.’ It…

#FilmFriday – My Favorite Films Of 2017

Movies are a tricky thing. You have viewers who have to look at a film from fifty different layers and try to examine the underlining philosophy of it. Me, I just want to know if it is entertaining or not. After that, I’ll look over the “deeper meaning” or whatever. That being said, this year,…

Happy Independence Day 2016

Today we are celebrating the United States of America! It is Independence Day, the day we won our freedom from tyranny. We have such a proud heritage and I hope that you are celebrating by cooking, spending time with family, and enjoying some fireworks after dark.  I feel so blessed to be a citizen of the USA.…

Great Sci-Fi Read- The Forever Saga 1: Flash

Recently, Sean C. Sousa wrote an updated version of The Forever Saga 1: Flash titled The Last and The Greatest which I have not had the privilege to read yet. That being the case, I will discuss the first edition.  My wife and her family are friends with the author and his wife. I have not…

Christian Inspiration: Grace

I am going to start with the most well known Bible verse in the United States of America.  John 3:16- For God so loved the world that He gave His holy unique Son, that whoever believes in Him will not perish, but have eternal life. This is a perfect example of grace. What is grace,…

Thanksgiving 2015 (Updated and Revised)

I am going to dispense with the politically correct version of the first celebrated Thanksgiving Feast, and tell it how I believe it happened based on my own studies on the matter. A band of Pilgrims, seeking freedom from religious persecution, fled from the British Empire and set sail on the Mayflower. They endured harsh…

Why Does The 2nd Amendment Matter?

Amendment II A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed. In the Colonial Days of our Founding Fathers, the very few outside the British Army was allowed to have guns. The American Revolutionaries almost lost the…