What to do with the offerings?

Three priests were conversing about their churches and how things were run.  The first priest asked the others, “How do you determine what amount of the Sunday offerings plate goes to God and the poor and what amount goes to you and the church?” The other two looked at one another but didn’t answer so the first priest said, “I’ll […]

Heresy or Hypocrisy?

The church does not want to be governed by man’s law; it touts itself as a place one can turn to for sanctuary and forgiveness. However if you look at the history of religion and the church, most if not all wars have some form of religious interference in them. The word of god or whatever omnipotent being you may […]

Aunt Carol

The teacher gave her fifth grade class an assignment: Get their parents to tell them a story with a moral at the end of it. The next day the kids came back and one by one began to tell their stories. “Johnny, do you have a story to share?” “Yes, ma’am, my daddy told a story about my Aunt Carol. […]

To Vote or Not to Vote?

 Why Should We Vote? Every four years, our government (United States) sets out to prove that the people still control this country by suggesting that we get to vote on who will lead us into the next four years. Do we really get to select the best man for the job? What power does our vote truly carry? And finally, […]

The Beer essence of teaching

A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items in front of him. When the class began, wordlessly, he picked up a very large and empty mayonnaise jar and proceeded to fill it with golf balls. He then asked the students if the jar was full? They agreed that it was. So the professor then picked up a […]

How we begin.

I expect an explanation is in order here.  A lot of people may be thinking that I am creating this blog to start arguments or pick fights, they would be wrong.  This is yet another blog about social issues and problems that claims it will stay neutral… heh, yeah right.  Nobody believes that, but what I will do is try […]