USS New Ironsides vs CSS David

On October 5th 1863, during the American Civil War, two ships would clash in the night. The USS NewIronsides lay at anchor just off of Morris Island near Charleston South Carolina. Around 9pm, the crewwas below decks with only the night officer of the deck (OOD) to keep watch. Something crept close inthe water and …

USS Narwhal (SS-167)

Today in naval history, we explore a bit of history on the USS Narwhal (SS-167). The USS Narwhal was one of five submarines docked for overhaul at Pearl Harbor when the Japanese struck on December 7th, 1941. The gunners on the boat did assist in the retaliation against torpedo planes. Luckily, the Japanese largely ignored …

Review of Boundaries

Boundaries, written by Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend, is a fantastic read on personal relationships. It’s full of examples and knowledge of real life issues that can relate to anyone. Better yet, it is filled with references to God’s holy Bible to help cement God’s view on personal boundaries. The first item I …

The Oppressive Caterpillar

Title: The Oppressive Caterpillar By order of the Government of Caterpillars I need you to eat this mushroom, for your safety. But I already ate some other mushrooms and I should be able to eat what I want… Thank you for your helpful compliance. You have just saved yourself and everyone around you! Share and …