Writings by Cole Huffman


The Influence of a Teacher

At Faith in Memphis we were asked to pay tribute to a teacher who impacted us greatly. I chose Dr. John D. Hannah of Dallas Seminary: Click Here Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Apr 28
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Practice Satisficiency

Behold an apt word:  satisfice . A First Evaner recently introduced me to it, finding it featured in a magazine blurb she cut out for me. She knows I love portmanteaus (the fusion of two or more words into one new word). Satisfice combines “satisfy” and “suffice,” so  satisficing  is going with what’s good enough amid available options rather than requiring the best or maximal option. The word satisfice does not appear in the beat-up dictionary I keep on my desk, a one... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Apr 25
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Pants On the Ground!

At Faith in Memphis this week, we were asked to comment on a proposed Tennessee law banning "sagging," or the phenomenon of wearing one's pants with underwear exposed: Click Here Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Apr 7
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