Jay's Blog


Thoughts on Windows 8 RTM Final Version

— Roughly ten days ago, I installed the leaked RTM (Released to Manufacturing) build of Microsoft Windows 8 Pro on my primary desktop computer.  I gave it ten days to win me over, or to make me hate it.  Here are my thoughts...

There is a Spirit in Man - the Breath of the Almighty

— David said in the Psalms, "What is man, that You are mindful of him; the son of man, that You visit him?"  (Psalm 8:4)  He was asking the LORD this question.  But the answer is...

The Bible: Reasons for the Rules

— Some people have asked me recently about "the rules" the Bible has, and why they're important.  Some people also get to thinking that following them is the only way to enter into eternal life in God's heaven.  The problem with that idea is that if it were true, none of us would be!

Save the Internet

— The Internet is under attack.  Here's why, and what you can do to save it.  Save the Internet.

Master's Welcome - A Theatrical Production... or is it?

— Master's Welcome is this month! Check it out! It will scare the heck out of you! Invite everyone you know!!!! October 28, 29, 30.

My Gift to You

— When I was younger, I'd often ask You for this or for that... to do this or to do that.  When I couldn't have it (or simply couldn't have it yet) I'd ask You to let me know.  I'm older now, though not much.  And I've learned a few things, though I have much to learn.  I've grown up under Your leadership and guidance, Your merciful hand of friendship and grace, Your watchful eye and Your unfailing love for 25 years... and only now have I realized that in asking to know, I was denying You the only thing I have that is truly mine -- the only thing I can give You that isn't already Yours....

Around the World - Video from the International Space Station

DailyMail.co.uk. along with just about everybody else (including me, now!) has a very cool article with photos and video from the International Space Station travelling around the earth. I thought this was just about one of the coolest things I've seen in a long time.

Beautiful Rainbow from World Harvest Church - May 22, 2011

— So, as I was leaving the evening service at World Harvest Church tonight, a beautiful, beautiful rainbow appeared in the eastern sky.  It reminded me of God's covenant with us, so I just had to share.

Logitech C910 Webcam

— So, the other day, I was talking to Paul Sobel, and he recommended this webcam: a Logitech C910 capable of recording 1080p video.  Having just received $75 in Amazon.com gift certificates via rewards from my credit card points program, I decided to buy this bad boy.  The results are as follows...

May 21, 2011: The Day Before May 22

— So, I was asked today by an atheist friend if I'm ready for May 21st. My first reaction was, "what's so special about May 21st?" So I Googled it. What I found really disturbed me.