On Fulfillment of the OT

A friend recently asked on social media, “How do you treat the old law?” This article goes over my answer. Some Christians will have other answers*, and in other cases I will basically be echoing what Christians have said for many years. Am I just wasting your time? What original thought do I have to … Read more On Fulfillment of the OT

Liberalism, Homosexuality, and Social Media Intersect to Show a Little Truth in Stereotypes, Part 1

Stereotypes prove nothing, but it’s interesting to think about where they come from. Without doubt, some originate as baseless memetic humor or malicious gossip, but others seem to stem from generalizations based on anecdotal or even proper statistical information. This latter category has some hint of truth within it, although in common discussion the careful … Read more Liberalism, Homosexuality, and Social Media Intersect to Show a Little Truth in Stereotypes, Part 1

Don’t Fear Metrics When Measuring Developer Quality

I want to laugh when people say common metrics shouldn’t be used for establishing developer productivity. It seems like a prototypical pseudo-intellectual move to point out that such metrics can be misleading when used improperly, but the speaker of such obvious statements seems to think that this somehow removes the usefulness of such metrics when … Read more Don’t Fear Metrics When Measuring Developer Quality

A Quick Hack to Help Intermittent Fasting

My intermittent fasting plan restricts eating to between noon and 8 PM. Sometimes intermittent fasting is hard because I get hungry. I’ve noticed instead of committing not to eat for X hours it’s sometimes mentally easier for me to commit not to eat until after I finish drinking X cups of water, coffee, or tea. … Read more A Quick Hack to Help Intermittent Fasting

Real Estate Portfolio Lending

This article defines a real estate portfolio, notes some portfolio lending resources, and discusses when using such resources might be a good or bad idea. This month I closed on my first investment property. I will actually be receiving a check, rather than paying closing costs, at closing. See more here. I will now be … Read more Real Estate Portfolio Lending