Is Your Sports Team Your Idol?

This week I heard a preacher suggest that our sports teams could be our idols. He was referring to the ten commandments.  He was talking about the one that says: Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven...

When Your Day Gets Screwed Up

Yesterday I discovered a screw in our tire. It changed my entire day. I had plans that were altered by a metal screw on the road. I didn’t fuss at God about it but I was very frustrated and unhappy about the situation. I am human just like everyone...

I’m Excited About Hockey?

Being excited or even knowing that the hockey season is starting is something I wouldn’t have done years ago. Our hockey season begins tonight when the Nashville Predators open their 2019-2020 season against the Minnesota Wild. Growing up in the South, the sport of ice hockey wasn’t known that...

From Falcons to Titans: One Fan’s Transition

For most of my life my favorite NFL team was the Atlanta Falcons.  I think you can clearly pick out the key word in that last sentence. Since moving to Nashville, Tennessee in 2014, I have slowly transitioned to having my allegiance changed to the Tennessee Titans.  My allegiance...

The Rivalry

When I arrived to Warner Robins, Georgia in 1984 I had heard everyone talk about the annual Warner Robins-Northside game and how big it was.  Some called it the biggest rivalry in the state.  I had my doubts.  I had missed the 1984 game by a couple of weeks...

Changes To The Knight Writer

You’re looking at one of the biggest changes to my blog.  I have customized a new template to give this blog a magazine-ish look.  It wasn’t exactly what I had in my head but I am going to try it out for a while and see how it works. ...

Rambo Leads Whipsnakes to Lacrosse Title

Yep, you read that right.  It’s not another new Rambo movie but another man named Rambo who was the hero on the lacrosse field on Sunday in the Premier Lacrosse League’s championship game. Never heard of the Premier Lacrosse League?  Not many people have outside of the lacrosse community. ...

Which Way Is The Slant?

When I was growing up in the church I would always hear my dad as well as other preachers in our church talk about “rightly dividing the Word of God”. This always meant understanding what the Bible said about a specific subject and not only take just one Bible...

Success of Women’s Pro Hockey Needs NHL

I read an article last week where National Hockey League (NHL) Commissioner Gary Bettman said that his league isn’t interested in the women’s game if a viable professional league exists. I think Bettman and the NHL are passing up on a golden opportunity to build the foundation of a...

You Are Not A Nobody

It’s easy to get lost in a world of billions of people. One person.That’s all you and I can be. There are celebrities and professional athletes that standout in the crowd in our world. Most of us don’t. We are the ones who seem invisible to the world around...