All Posts By Paul Cannon

Meet Houston Missions: Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

Episode 8 of Meet Houston Missions features guest Casie Harris, who is the Manager of Victim's Services for Southeast Texas & The Valley for Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD). Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is a national organization that hosts several local and... Read More >

The Risk of Traumatic Brain Injury for Construction Workers

Individuals working on a building or bridge is a common sight; however, few of us stop to consider the dangers of such work. How vulnerable are construction workers to potentially fatal injuries, such as a traumatic brain injury? What Is a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)? A... Read More >

Meet Houston Missions: Braes Interfaith Ministries

Episode 7 of Meet Houston Missions features Ryan Kreipe, the Manager of Braes Interfaith Resale Store & IT Director for Braes Interfaith Ministries.  Braes Interfaith Ministries serves the needs of the southwest side of Houston providing food and clothing for less fortunate... Read More >

What is Modified Comparative Negligence?

If you’ve spent any time around children (or were once one yourself) you know that kids often excuse bad behavior by blaming the actions of another party. Not unlike schoolyard disputes, when a personal injury suit is filed, both parties attempt to explain that the injury... Read More >

Meet Houston Missions: Cy-Hope

In Episode 6 of Meet Houston Missions, we meet Lynda Zelenka Dierker, the Executive Director of Cy-Hope. Cy-Hope serves as a catalyst to bring needs and solutions together for at-risk children through a number of programs. Cy-Hope Services Providing food to underprivileged... Read More >

Is Lane Splitting Legal for Texas Motorcyclists?

Since the days of Steve McQueen and the mass popularity of motorcycles brands such as Harley Davidson, Triumph, and Indian in the 1960s, motorcyclists have embraced their need for speed. But, while simply riding a motorcycle can be exhilarating, some Texans engage in risky... Read More >

Meet Houston Missions: Clothed by Faith

Episode 5 of Meet Houston Missions features Melinda Stephenson, the Executive Director of Clothed by Faith. Clothed by Faith provides new and gently used clothes via an online request portal to individuals, other missions, schools, and agencies.  People submit their various... Read More >

Understanding the War on Paraquat

Paraquat Background Paraquat is a herbicide used on hundreds of crops in the United States to both control weeds and to enable the easier harvest of crops. A number of scientific studies have found a link between Paraquat exposure and Parkinson’s Disease. It has also been... Read More >

Meet Houston Missions: Katy Christian Chamber of Commerce

The Katy Christian Chamber of Commerce is a place where Christian business leaders and missions leaders meet to network and serve their community. This platform was intentionally created for professional men and women that tiptoe between the secular and the sacred M-F 9-5 in the... Read More >

Meet Houston Missions: Cypress Assistance Ministries

Meet Houston Missions: Cypress Assistance Ministries In 1990, local churches and members of the Cypress community were struggling to meet the needs in the area. Cypress Assistance Ministries (CAM) was created as an outreach program of a local church, feeding hungry people from... Read More >