Upside of Losing
Is Winning Really Everything?
In today’s society, everything is about winning. Winning is infectious and once you have a taste of it, and you will do whatever it takes to continue to be on top. However, not everybody can be a winner. We learn this lesson early on in life. When it comes to winning and losing, it’s all about how you react to it. According to the Merriam Webster dictionary, “losing is defined as resulting in or likely to result in defeat.” Lance […] 0 comments
A special Q & A with John Mark McMillan
John Mark McMillan Talks on Music, Life and God
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Last Wednesday musician John Mark McMillan performed in the NMC. He took the stage in a tailored suit and began to lead the chapel in a time of unique praise, featuring several songs from his new album Borderland. Prior to the show, he shared a few of his thoughts on church, life, music and God. Many christians today have a difficult time drawing the line between performance and worship. In hindsight of last Wednesday night, some of us may ask […] 0 comments
US and British Troops End Combat Missions in Afghanistan: Is This a Victory?
US and British troops end combat missions in Afghanistan.
On an October morning, a solemn gathering of British, American, and Afghan troops looked on as the British Union Flag was slowly lowered over Camp Bastion for the last time. After the ceremony, the troops stationed at the camp boarded transport aircraft and headed for home, marking the official end of UK and US military operations in Afghanistan. The day before, a similar ceremony took place at Camp Leatherneck, the United States Marine Corps base that adjoins the British compound. […] 0 comments
How “The Wolf of Wall Street” could have been a great movie
The Wolf of Wall Street may be not be the movie we have all been excited for.
If you are considering watching “The Wolf of Wall Street”, you should do yourself a favor and read this article first. You just may save your self 3 hours of needless frustration. “The Wolf of Wall Street” has no clear message. It flaunts it’s edginess with a brutishly raw depiction of true events following wall street scammer Jordan Belfort. Accordingly, the film includes an outrageous amount of lavish parties, sex, drugs, alcohol, shouting contests and the use of the f-word […] 1 comment
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