When Dad is Mad

Some dads get mad. They have short tempers. They shout and make angry faces. Mad dads sometimes spank to get their point across. Mad dads don’t like to be crossed. Some dads get mad (as in angry) while they are also mad (as in crazy.) This would be my dad. The thing is, to beContinue reading “When Dad is Mad”

5 Ways Depression is Like Facebook

5 ways Depression is like Facebook: 1. It is everywhere. It is common and pervasive in our society. We haven’t yet understood the full and long term impact it is having on us, but growing numbers of children and youth are living with it. 2. It takes up an enormous amount of our time andContinue reading “5 Ways Depression is Like Facebook”

The Great Spiritual Depression

Do the declining numbers of church goers have anything to do with the increasing numbers of people on anti-depressants? As more and more people turn away from the church as their source of hope and spiritual inspiration, then where are they going to get inspired and find hope to get by day-to-day? Could low churchContinue reading “The Great Spiritual Depression”