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The Evil of Taking Religion Too Serious And Not Treating People Correctly

Over the last four years I’ve been questioning everything about myself. That includes my beliefs, behaviors, hobbies, friends, family, ethnicity, etc. Basically, everything that made me ‘Abe’ I wanted to question. Part of this questioning was questioning my Christian beliefs. That is not to say that I also began questioning God or His existence, because I had already done that …

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The Morality of Illegal Immigration and Deportations

Something often not thought about or considered is that while something may be illegal, it may not necessarily be immoral. On the contrary, something legal, might be immoral. With that said, I would like to question whether illegally immigrating to the United States is immoral. I also would like to question whether it is morally correct to deport and break up …

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Why Don’t Women Make Choices In Relationships?

You know what it’s like. You take a woman out, be it your steady girlfriend or just a girl you’re taking on a date. You ask her where she wants to go eat, only to hear the words “wherever you want” as a reply from her. At this point you’re thinking something similar to, “I wish she’d pick a place!”. …

Oh Car…

With both sadness and joy I can truly say that the Lord gives, and the Lord takes away, honor and glory be to His name! The transmission on my beloved Mazda 3 gave out today. Why? I don’t know. It happens, and that’s life. I was happily on my way to work tonight after having my last Econ class of …

One Month Later

It has been a month since I made the life switch between working full time and going to school part time to going to school full time and working part time. This is my experience so far. It has been such a stress reliever to make the change. My job was so stressful at times, which would leave me so …

Was It Worth It?

As I’ve been thinking about being a father in a future it also has led me to think of what it would have been to grow up with a father. I never thought about it much when I was growing up. I don’t think I have ever even talked about my father with my mother. Yeah, she’s mentioned some stories …

Job Growth

As I start to prepare to leave my current job, I’ve had some really interesting epiphanies. They may not be huge, and they may not fully life changing. Nonetheless, they are shaping me in a few ways. Here are some of those epiphanies. My job is really simple and incredibly hard. The basics concepts of how to go about on …

Reaching For That Cap and Gown

A few weeks ago someone came to me and offered to pay my school tuition for the classes I have yet to take. And I mean this person is willing to pay every single dollar of my tuition. The only thing that was requested is that I needed to attend school full time because their reason to pay for my …

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Skateboarding and Its Lack of Competition

One of the great things I love about skateboarding is its lack of senseless competitiveness. I don’t mean that there isn’t competition, because there are plenty of competitions in the skateboarding world. The world famous Tampa Am competition is going on right now. What I do mean by senseless competition is the kind that is found in team sports. The …

What Kind of Husband Does Abe Plan To Be

As a young man in my mid twenties that has yet to marry, one aspect that I find incredibly important to think about and work forward is to what kind of husband I plan to be to that special woman who chooses freely to become my wife. I think about this a lot because when I get married, it will …