Becoming a Website Generalist

When I’m talking to someone who wants to get into web design, the conversation often begins with the coding languages needed. Recently, a co-worker told me that her husband wanted to get into web design. We weren’t long into the conversation before I...

What should your obituary say?

Back in the olden days when Apple made products people waited in line to buy, they worked backwards. They made their design teams start a project by writing the press release. First they would find a way to explain why the new features mattered to the end user. Then...

Expository Songs

Six years ago, I began to find and organize songs where the main idea of the song is also the main idea of a Bible passage. (I call this kind of song an “expository song.”) Last year, I started posting my research on expositorysongs.com, with one post for...

Should Christians tolerate anything?

What, if anything, should Christians tolerate? Before we answer the question, let’s define our term. Modern moral relativists seek to redefine tolerance as “recognizing that your view is equally valid as mine.” The traditional usage of tolerance is closer to: “You’re...

Rifles, Mortars, WordPress, and Drupal

Website options are a little like guns. They each have their place, and you use different guns for different targets. HTML is like a BB gun. Sure, you can decimate almost any target with it, but it could take quite a while. But neither BB guns nor HTML can handle...