Month: October 2007

Pop Culture Quote Monday

I feel God in this Chili’s tonight. Who said it and what’s it from? … I should really make these harder. Dang it! Say it with me everyone “_____ ______ _____ _____.”

Blue Like Jazz

I read this book a long time ago and I’ve noticed the world seems to be catching on. Lots of people I know are talking about it… and that’s an interesting thing to me. What do I love about this book? It’s honesty. It’s…

Giving Credit Where Credit’s Due

Those of you who know me know how much I hate Wal-Mart. The hate began as nothing more than a disgust for a dirty store that always had too many people in it, until the abhorrent foreign labor practices and destruction of small-town America…

Pop Culture Quote Monday

The guys at work have this thing with me – they are always quoting something, usually movies, to get me to guess where the quote is from. Today the quote was from The Jerk, which I didn’t know and it killed me. And all…

Competitive Reality Show Heaven

Regular readers may remember what a fan I am of Iron Chef America. I love the over-the-top attitude the show relishes in. I laugh out loud, am fascinated and weirded-out every time I watch it. Never having seen the original Iron Chef I don’t…

Hold Me Jesus

Last night on my way to rehearsal I heard a remake of an old classic on the radio. Well, sometimes my lifeJust don’t make sense at allWhen the mountains look so bigAnd my faith just seems so small So hold me Jesus, ’cause I’m…

An Example of Community

I have one grandparent still living, my maternal grandmother. Her husband died when I was a sophomore in high school and since his death, she has lived alone. She’ll be 92 in December. And she still lives on her own. Wow. I have occasion…