"I also don't particularly like CCM either. There are good bands/songs out there though. I love MercyMe, Rend Collective Experiment, Switchfoot (fantastic and played on secular stations occasionally), Flyleaf (girl singer that does have some…"
"To echo what a lot of people have already said, staying out of hell is (well--"should be") low on your list of priorities for being a Christian. To make that your first priority would be centering things on yourself, which is antithetical…"
" I, too find contemporary christian music lackluster at best. And that's a shame because I enjoy music so much. It isn't so much the music that turns me off as it is the lyrics. Almost all secular music I listen to draws…"
"I know I 'm late but I just ran ran across this post. I have also had trouble finding music that holds a Biblical worldview while still maintaining meaningful lyrics and artistic excellence. The following are some that I do really enjoy. These…"
"I don't think there's much danger of losing diversity from interracial relationships. I would think that since in that situation the number of possible allelic combinations would be greater, you'd actually have a greater amount of…"
"Cantonese medical phrasebook that has an audio clip of the phrases in addition to the written form. (It has phrases the health-care provider would use, not the patient.) Might be a useful way to spend some free time.
Should see what other languages…"
"I'm not too picky about genres; as long as it sounds good I'll listen to it. I listen to K-LOVE, so I've heard stuff from some of the artists mentioned in this thread already. Admittedly, they're the ones whom my rant was…"
"I would suggest Jesus Culture, Kari Jobe, Misty Edwards, Jon Thurlow, Bryan & Katie Torwalt, and others like them.
Also, for just time of just quiet soaking, Alberto & Kimberly Rivera, Lilyband Worship, Laura Rhinehart."
"This is a current topic in my house. I grew up listening to the Stones, Who, Clapton, and Zeppelin among others. My son and I have a two hour daily drive and we listen to music. He is picking up on my tastes. My wife listens to CCM as do a lot of…"
"It sounds like you think white collar is all dull and less than manly. It can be, but doesn’t have to be. I spent time at two huge corporations, and yes, they were what I would call stodgy. Now, I’m at a small company…"
""Koreans are not enslaved."
I think that you're just thinking about South Korea there Will. From all the reports I've seen North Koreans are enslaved by their own government pretty damn well. If Koreans were some…"
I have long been thinking about adding a CPA to my name.I graduated with a bachelor's degree in history and an economics minor when I was an undegrad. I then went to a master's program in accounting; having completed financial, managerial, cost, and intermediate accounting classes. While I was in the master's program, I received a job offer working for a union funds office as a collections/delinquency coordinator for a multi-employer health and welfare plan. I've been working at this job for 2…See More
""I believe it more likely that I would be the slaver if I were involved in it."
You've shown that you have the morals to be a slave seller, which requires simply the lack of moral character and zero physical capabilities.