We all have needs

We all have needs

One day last week, I found myself helplessly stuck in a conversation during a long trip on an even longer highway with a person I very quickly wished was making the trip in a different vehicle, or not at all.  Useless details aside, it came up that I was Catholic and...
First things first

First things first

I think I first read Thomas Sowell describe the effectiveness and diminishing returns of pollution controls. In an area where the air is 50% polluted, it is pretty easy and inexpensive to reduce the pollution to 20%. The cost and effort rise in getting the air to 10%...
Keep it in context

Keep it in context

At the risk of overexposing our readers to the debate surrounding Chick-fil-A, I’d like to offer a completely new perspective.  Over the past week, a handful of friends posted this graphic on their Facebook pages. My gut reactionNearly every claim is false or...
Hell, Mortal Sin and the Loss of Freedom

Hell, Mortal Sin and the Loss of Freedom

My mind inhaled sharply and I immediately began to think of how I could do damage control with anyone who would listen.  While God may be Just, I found it difficult to believe that He would end up vying for the scraps falling from the Devil’s table. Certainly,...