Will I Pass the Test?

Will I Pass the Test?

I think that most people really do want to do their best in life.  If life were measured by a letter grade I believe most people would say that they want to get an “A.”  Okay there are those who would totally settle for a strong “B”  but I think that most of us really…

Ideas Have Consequences

Ideas Have Consequences

In 1948, Richard Weaver published a book entitled Ideas Have Consequences, in which he attributed the decline of Western civilization to the adoption of nominalism, a philosophy which denies the existence of universals and absolute truth. While most people today aren’t familiar with Weaver’s work, the underlying premise captured in his simple yet provocative title…

Fighting with the Family

Fighting with the Family

There are certain providential circumstances that lead to conversations you might not have entered otherwise. My wife and I had such a conversation late last week. You see, in case you haven’t seen the latest episode of Keeping up with the Schneiderashians, the most recent development is that we are expecting another baby…again. I can hear…