Daily Archives: 13 Feb 2010

Another Quote of the Day

The next time you write, do so a little less papally…  –  Emil Brunner

Posted in Modern Culture

A Warning To All You ‘Anonymous’ Bloggers and Commentators

You need to read this eye opening report in the Chicago Tribune– “A lot of people think they’re anonymous online. You’re really not.” Write something threatening or defamatory and the mask of anonymity can be removed. It’s technologically simple to … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

Quote of the Day

I do not believe in your unbelief. — Karl Barth

Posted in Theology

Sued For A Book Review…

This is truly bizarre.  As Chuck Jones remarks on Facebook, if you review books or are the editor of a Journal, you need to read this.  It begins On 25 June 2010 I will stand trial before a Paris Criminal … Continue reading

Posted in Books | 1 Comment

Don’t Try This At Home…

Nothing says “I love you” like a half-mile wide heart made out of manure. A southern Minnesota man created the Valentine’s Day gift for his wife of 37 years in their farm field about 12 miles southwest of Albert Lea. … Continue reading

Posted in Humor | 1 Comment

We Are The World: A Moving Video Indeed

It aired for the first time last night right before the Olympic opening ceremony. It’s an amazing song with so many famous singers and a few people that are a bit of a surprise. Like Vince Vaughn. What’s he doing … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

A Forthcoming Volume To Watch For

Thanks to Gavin Rumney for mentioning this book, due to be released mid March here in the States. The blurb asserts Christianity will teach modern readers things that have been lost in time about how Jesus’ message spread and how … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Church History | 2 Comments

Global Warming…

The Washington Post has a great story this morning titled ‘Global Warming’s Snowball Fight‘. …warming theory suggests that you’d see trends toward heavier snows, because warmer air carries more moisture. This latest snowfall, though, is more likely the result of … Continue reading

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Total Depravity: The Murdering Professor Edition

After she gunned down three of her colleagues- because she wasn’t granted tenure- she was heard to say ‘it didn’t happen’.   Yes, it did happen. A Harvard-trained biology professor is facing murder charges in the shooting deaths of three … Continue reading

Posted in Total Depravity