Monthly Archives: August 2013

Toilet water: Think before you drink

Cleaning the toilet sucks. It’s one of those tasks you never think about as you’re growing up, somehow (your mom) the toilet just never gets to the point of being labeled a nuclear waste site. She just loved you too … Continue reading

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Contagious fandom

A weird thing happened the other day — I found myself actively caring about what was going on with the Chicago Bears….in the preseason! Now if I had to take an official stance, I would say I’m a Redskins fan. … Continue reading

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When you look like Jesus

When I was in college I went through one of those anit-shaving/cutting my hair stages. OK, to be fair I still go through this stage about every other year. It usually coincides with listening to a large amount of Creedence … Continue reading

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What’s the Hell?

I listen to “Hells Bells” by AC/DC no less than 4 times a week. I make no apologies for this. It’s usually on the elliptical and honestly there is no better elliptical music than AC/DC. In fact, I believe they … Continue reading

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Just for fun: Ehud vs. Pizza the Hut

When it comes to reading the Bible, an odd thing happens as we get older. We quit reading it as much for fun and more often read it the same way we would a driver’s ed manual. I’m completely guilty … Continue reading

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Wet socks suck

I do a lot stupid things. One of those has on occasionally been to refuse to pick up ice when dropped on the floor. Instead I’ll just kind of scoot it under the edge of the cabinet with my foot. … Continue reading

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Visitations and taco salad

I was thinking about the story of Zacchaeus, yeah I know I seem to do that a lot, and I was struck with a thought about the things Jesus used to do and something I don’t know that he ever … Continue reading

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Being exposed

In June Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper had what was undoubtedly one of his worst moments when he decided to launch an anger-filled racial slur at a security guard at a Kenny Chesney concert. By the end of July, … Continue reading

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Welcome to Back Porch Theology

Welcome to the newest branch of The Back Porch! Don’t worry, this is a place were getting your church clothes dirty is completely acceptable expected. First a little background: The Back Porch was originally created as a sports and pop … Continue reading

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