Perfect Imperfections?

What does it mean to be perfect? Does perfection require conformity? Do you sacrifice individuality in the pursuit of perfection? Is perfection the same as being flawless or otherwise without mistakes? Can you be perfect and flawed as long as those flaws are perfect imperfections? Is God perfect in the same way that we are […]

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Flash Reviews, Pt. 12: July!

1 July 2016-31 July 2016 Welcome to another installment of Flash Reviews, where I share brief snapshot reviews of the movies I’ve watched, books I’ve read and occasional other entertainment I’ve consumed since the last time I did this. Usually once every two months or so. WARNING: Spoilers lie ahead, so just watch out. Not […]

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Life is Pain

Wisdom from one of the greatest films ever made: “Life is pain, Highness. Anyone who says differently is selling something.” I’ve quoted this for as long as I can remember, mostly tongue-in-cheek, though this past week (and year, really) the quote’s taken on new significance. There’s a truth there that I think is worth internalizing […]

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One More Star in the Sky

Dedicated to Stuart Hilton Note: Funeral services for Stuart Hilton were held on Saturday, July 9, 11 a.m. “Life doesn’t discriminate between the sinners and the saints, it takes and it takes and it takes…” That’s life right now. Another cousin is gone, taken far before his time, only 6 months after Dallin died. A day dedicated […]

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