Archive for May, 2008

How to Read a Book, by Mortimer Adler – chapter 1

Saturday, May 31st, 2008

Just got done reading the first chapter of this book and it really made me think.  One of my friends described the author as a philosopher, and you can definitely see that mindset in the first chapter.  I think it will be a very profitable read. I will get to blogging ...

Some thoughts spurred on from the season finale of Bones

Tuesday, May 20th, 2008

OK, I am to tired to do a good job of a review on the Prince Caspian movie ( and, to tell the truth, because I read the book just before seeing the movie, I am kind of biased, but that is a long story ). But I did ...

Prince Caspian – the book

Saturday, May 17th, 2008

In preparation for seeing Prince Caspian tonight, I just finished the book.  I had forgotten a lot of it, but it was still good ( even for an adult ).  Last night it really reminded me to keep my eyes on God, which is always a good reminder.   Also, it ...

Speed Racer

Sunday, May 11th, 2008

OK, here is my promised review of Speed Racer.  Go here if you want a more official review. The Good: Clean, no immorality ( Matt 5:27-28;Heb 13:4 ) There is a priority placed on family ( Eph 5:22-6:3 ) The Speed family love each other and strive to serve each other ( 1 Cor ...

Iron Man

Saturday, May 10th, 2008

Last weekend I saw Iron Man, so I wanted to comment on it. First, go here for a more thorough review. Below are just my thoughts about it from a moral and Christian standpoint. Good things: The main character ( Stark ) changes his ways - always good to see ...