Posts Tagged ‘ God ’

Staring at Windows…

Recently, I had a major computer malfunction, and my iMac G5 (which is a 2005 model) took a major dump.  I was in a bind because I needed a computer for school, and I definitely didn’t have time to order parts or wait for the iMac to get repaired.  So, I panicked, ran to Walmart, and bought a Samsung laptop running Windows 7.  It sucked.  Luckily, my brother was able to repair the Mac and I was able to return the Samsung for a full refund.  You’d think that the moral of the story would be “buy Mac”, but there was a deeper lesson to be learned.

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Taking back Sunday

What does Sunday mean to you?  Is it just another day?  Another opportunity to shop, work, and make money?  What about for your employer?  If you can’t produce or accomplish enough in five days, do they expect you to work 6?  And if you can’t get enough done in 6 days, do you work the 7th?  For most Americans, Sunday is exactly that: just another day.  But for all the money that we’ve made in our culture that is hopelessly devoid of any time set aside for family or worship, and for all the things that we’ve accumulated by using every opportunity possible to spend our earnings, are we any happier?  As a society, have we seen any benefit at all to our obsessive work habits, and lack of disagreement to seven day work weeks? Continue reading

The Pigeon Hole Revisited.

What are you living for?  Where do you find your inspiration?  What makes you do the things you do?  Are you looking for something?  Most people are.  Sometimes it helps to take a look back at where you were at some point in the past to get a more clear picture of where you’re going in the future.  Thanks to an email from a friend and some advice from another, I’ve decided to take a look back at when I started this blog, and the reasons for doing it then, so that I might be able to remind myself of where I was and where I need to be. Continue reading