A Better Relationship With My Family

Hi Phillip, Since your talk at Horizon Christian school I have been working on cutting down the amount of media in my day. I have gone from 26 hrs. of total media from computer and TV to about 4 to 6. I have seen a total change in how I interact with others and I have...
Ready for Game Day?

Ready for Game Day?

My high school basketball coach was as intense as an Army drill sergeant.  Anyone who knew Kevin McDaniel would compare him to the legendary Bobby Knight, the former men’s basketball coach of the Indiana Hoosiers. “Coach McD”, as we called him, would...
Ready for Some Fresh Air?

Ready for Some Fresh Air?

“I like to play indoors better ’cause that’s where all the electrical outlets are.”~Paul (a Fourth-Grader in San Diego)   I love the Summer.  Warm sunny days, walks with my wife, barbecue, watermelon, ice cream, television, a variety of fresh...
Take Time to See the Roses

Take Time to See the Roses

My wife and I recently took our two boys to a museum and aquarium about an hour’s drive from our town. On our way there as we wound through the lush green hills and farms of northwestern Illinois, enjoying the sights we had come to love and had grown so fond of, a car...
Web 2.0 Woes

Web 2.0 Woes

Do you ever get frustrated or find yourself disturbed by the personal comments seen frequently at the end of news articles on the web today? I’m talking about those coarse, rude, and often sophomoric posts from self-proclaimed authorities who are so determined to spew...
Why Does Media Talk 101 Use Facebook?

Why Does Media Talk 101 Use Facebook?

Here are some common questions that are raised about Media Talk 101’s use of media… I thought you were against media and technology? This ministry is not anti-media, or anti-technology. We are pro-discernment and pro-wisdom. Today’s media have a...