Forgiving Miley: Our Culture’s Problem with Prodigals

What in the world are we to make of Miss Miley now?

On Sunday, just one day shy of a full calendar year since her infamous turn on the stage at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards, Miley Cyrus took home hardware as the music video for her song, “Wrecking Ball,” topped all contenders for “Video of the Year.”

Except she didn’t actually take home the award. In fact, she didn’t even accept it.

4 Tips for Gearing Up for Football Season

What’s my favorite time of year? That’s a tough one. Asking me at different times in my life would have yielded different answers. Summer is great, especially when you’re a student and get to take 3 months off to hang out with friends at the pool or going on vacations. Of course, that fun seems to shrink exponentially as soon as you’re out of college … at least it did for me.

Then, there’s Christmas. What’s not fun about that?

“Wish I Was Here” and the Incredible Importance of Today

Is it enough to merely show your children how much you love them? Or do the words you speak provide a different kind of encouragement and validation that is equally important?

Even though most agree that actions ultimately speak louder than words, it would be shortsighted of us to assume that our children understand how we feel about them solely from the way we act around them.

But, still, it can be an easy thing to overlook.