"It's funny, I was watching (RIP) Robin Williams' Live on Broadway and he talking about the same thing. But seriously, it's a problem a lot of men have, so you're not alone. Those packages are just too hard to open;…"
"I am deeply-committed to my religion and I practiced chastity up until my marriage, but in fairness to the OP here, a discussion of chastity was and is not called for here. He wasn't asking whether he should obstain before marriage or…"
"I've always enjoyed carpentry. Designing and creating is so relaxing and really gives you a feeling of accomplishment, no matter if it's carpentry, welding, electronics, music, etc. I've actually been trying to build a…"
"Fantasy Football, fishing, camping, deer hunting, pretending I can fix the old plumbing in my house before finally giving up and calling a plumber.
That last one might not be a "hobby" but it does occupy a lot of my time."
"My hobbies include weather, storm chasing, weight lifting, and starting to get into fishing again, shooting, and joined an adult kickball league. I am trying to develop more friendships so I am trying to find activities that other guys like to do as…"
"Running, lifting weights, general exercise. I wish I could get a soccer or basketball team together for a once a month game. I have very little time... Another simple daily hobby I have is craft beer enjoyment. Yes I consider…"
"I can't even say that reading is a hobby- I have been reading so much for so long, it's just part of who I am. I was in several choir groups in college (Chamber, Show, and Barbershop), and in addition to being enjoyable I got scholarship…"
"Fantastic idea Todd! That is so true because I often find myself having difficulty saying the simplest day to day things. Thank you for the suggestion.
Oh and by the way, my native tongue is Russian."
"The fetishization of old timey stuff throws me. Just got a real bowler, from my grandfather's cache, and it's uncomfortable as hell.
The old days really were pretty crappy as people didn't know any better. Throughout the last…"
"What exactly is it what you are trying to do? Is this a roleplay thing or do you actually want to learn skills? The things you are talking about take time to learn. People went through year long apperenticeships to learn things like blacksmithing or…"
Hello, I am recently returning to these forums after a couple of years with a new-found interest in old world traditions and community building.I want to combine these two interests by forming a fraternal order for young men to be part of a positive group. Because most young men don't have a lot of disposable income the idea would be to facilitate their practical, rather than financial, contributions to their communities. We would try out and practice old world skills such as blacksmithing,…See More
"I prefer the ESV. I am a theology student and so the "essentially-literal" translation is useful to me since the Bible is the bulk of my research material. For my own personal devotions though I have enjoyed using both the NIV and NLT. As…"
"There are many, many theories about what you are asking. Simply put, your question boils down to the purpose of the atonement, or "why did Jesus have to die?". I wrote a brief (2 page) essay on the subject for a theology class which was…"