Tag Archives: Pop Culture

Seeing Red: Starbucks, the Evangelical Fringe, and Ephesians 4:32

Marketing, which is essentially communicating a message effectively, is an ever-evolving artistic science, especially at this time of year. (Y’all noticing that “this time of year” seems to sneak up on us faster every year? Me too, but I don’t … Continue reading

Posted in 1 John, America, capitalism, Christianity, Christmas, Coffee, Controversy, cups, current events, faith, gratitude, holidays, Jesus, Kindness, Marketing, pop culture, religion, Starbucks, Thanksgiving | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Josh and Anna, or Jacob and Leah

Anna Duggar is the Leah of our time. Continue reading

Posted in Book of Genesis, Christianity, compassion, current events, Dignity, Duggars, Empathy, Evangelicalism, faith, Fundamentalism, God, Hell, King James Bible, Leah, Obedience, pain, pop culture, religion, Rich Mullins, Separation, Suffering, The Red Tent, Women | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Consider the Victims

Think before you speak. Continue reading

Posted in childhood, compassion, Controversy, current events, Duggars, Empathy, flowers, pain, Personal Responsibility, pop culture, Privacy, self-control | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Goldfish Brains

Social media has played a large role in turning a lot of people into hermits in real life. Continue reading

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Rodalena Reviews: Nightcrawler

Photography and marksmanship have an eerie similarity that this movie brilliantly shows: the lens can often become a wall. Continue reading

Posted in Guns, Media, movies, Nightcrawler, photography, pop culture, Rodalena Reviews, Television | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Effect of Fame

Beauty is stronger than what current events might have you believe. Continue reading

Posted in Audrey Hepburn, beauty, Culture, current events, Miley Cyrus, pop culture | Tagged , , , | 11 Comments

Ericisms: Wit and Wishes

Eric’s been talking… Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast, childhood, Education, Eric, Ericisms, family, Fathers, Food, happiness, humor, love, Motherhood, Parenting, pop culture, Pulp Fiction | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Rodalena Reviews: Breaking Bad

Yeah! Science! And Ozymandias! Continue reading

Posted in Actors, Breaking Bad, Cancer, Cooking, Great Stories, Language of Flowers, peculiar people, Pinky and the Brain, Poetry, pop culture, science, sharpies, sin, Stress, Suffering, Television, writing, YouTube | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Watching Braveheart

Allyson finally saw “Braveheart”… Continue reading

Posted in Actors, Allyson, Braveheart, Hair, humor, Mel Gibson, Motherhood, movies, Parenting, pop culture, teenagers | Tagged , , , , , | 7 Comments

Allysonisms: An Overdose of Feels and the Awesomeness of Doors

Doors are awesome. Continue reading

Posted in Allyson, beauty, childhood, facebook, family, Fashion, Grace, Harry Potter, humor, love, Motherhood, Pants, Parenting, photography, pop culture, Quotations, teenagers | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments