Don’t Waste Your Life in Pornolescence. “Pornolescence is that period when a person is old enough and mature enough to know that pornography is wrong and that it exacts a heavy price, but too immature or too apathetic to do anything about it. Pornolescence is that period where he feels the guilt of his sin, but still enjoys it too much to give it up.”
Mommy Guilt & the Cross. “Is there a mother out there that doesn’t feel guilty about her mothering? Maybe most of it, maybe some of it—all of us are committing or omitting things that make us feel guilty. When you know that a dependent person whom you love is counting on you for pretty much everything…it brings the weight of responsibility and the burden of imperfect performance.”
Make Yourself Your Own Dang Quesadilla. A great piece on parenting and the danger of perpetual enabling. “As funny as it is to say, it really is my job to prepare my kids to actually become adults. Maybe I will write it in their high school graduation cards, “Now knock it off and go make yourself a dang quesadilla.”
What is Hell? Sproul tackles the subject of hell. Guess what? It’s helpful.
Why the First Hospital to do Same-Sex Re-Assignment Surgeries No Longer Does Them. “We at Johns Hopkins University—which in the 1960s was the first American medical center to venture into “sex-reassignment surgery”—launched a study in the 1970s comparing the outcomes of transgendered people who had the surgery with the outcomes of those who did not. Most of the surgically treated patients described themselves as “satisfied” by the results, but their subsequent psycho-social adjustments were no better than those who didn’t have the surgery…”
Satan’s Simple Plan. A short and very important truth.
The Bruce Lee of Bartending. And they say juggling has no “real world” practicality…