Is Genesis History?

June 28, 2017 I watched the documentary Is Genesis History? because I wanted to try to understand what the “creationist” viewpoint is, beyond that of family members. I decided to watch with an open mind and really try not to be cynical, but it was downright dreadful. It actually made me sad to think that… Continue reading Is Genesis History?

Community Solutions

June 27, 2017 Community Solutions, located in Santa Clara County and San Benito County in California, has been serving people since 1972. My United Methodist Church is very small, but I am very proud that we are supporters of such a wonderful organization! Children and Youth services are a big part of Community Solutions. They… Continue reading Community Solutions

Infertility, Single Parenting, and the Modern Woman

June 24, 2017 First Comes Love…….then comes marriage, then a baby in a baby carriage, right? So what happens if you don’t meet the right person to marry and then have kids? What if you want to have a baby and your biological clock is thundering in your head? First Comes Love is probably the… Continue reading Infertility, Single Parenting, and the Modern Woman

Sexual Assault, College Campuses, and Silence

June 23, 2017 How did we get to a place where it’s okay for young men to rape young women on college campuses? How did we get to a place where the women are blamed by administrators and police personnel for the clothes they are wearing or the amount of alcohol they have consumed? How… Continue reading Sexual Assault, College Campuses, and Silence


June 22, 2017 UnChristian, written by David Kinnaman and Gabe Lyons, is based on research from an organization called the Barna Group. It is all about looking at Christianity from the outside – really what people who are not Christians think about Christians and Christianity. Needless to say, it is not a flattering picture. This… Continue reading UnChristian