Month: November 2011

Digesting a Good Book

About a month ago, I read Andy Stanley's Enemies of the Heart.  While one could argue that half the book is an introduction, it really is a good book and I [...]

A Cultural Sidenote (5)

November 11, the Portuguese will celebrate St. Martin's Day.  The feast day is named after St. Matins of Tours, who started out as a Roman soldier. He was [...]

A Cultural Sidenote (6)

One of the niceties that my mother despaired teaching me was tact. I firmly believed that you should say what you truly thought; not what you thought [...]