Representing 46220

It’s been a hectic past few weeks, but I’m back! Since my last post, my new roommate and I found a place and moved into our new neighborhood.  We’re living in an old house (build circa 1923, I believe) in the heart of Broad Ripple that needs of a lot of TLC, but we’ve rolled up our sleeves in response to the challenge.  So what if our door handles fall off and the bathroom leaks? It’s cheap rent…and builds character. I love getting to know an area of Indianapolis that is new to me. Broad Ripple has a rich array…

The Dangers of Facebook

I recently attended a wedding, led by the bride’s father (a pastor). But, it wasn’t the nuptials that caught my attention. In the proceedings he mentioned Facebook–yes, Facebook–not just once, but on several occasions. It struck me a real  testament to the growth of social media to hear Facebook mentioned in a traditional wedding service…but also as odd. The bride’s father mentioned that one in five divorce cases cite the word “Facebook.” Later in the ceremony, the couple pledged to be faithful and not let any social media temptation interfere with their matrimony. While it might sound outrageous, infidelity prompted by…