Daily Archives: 4 May 2012

The Avengers: My 3 Word Review

I LOVED IT. The action was fantastic.  The dialogue was humorous at all the right spots.  And the scene featuring the Hulk with Loki at Stark’s apartment…  BRILLIANT!  (You’ll know what I mean when you see it). Stop what you’re … Continue reading

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Do Your Students Doodle During Lectures?

Calvin’s did.  One, purportedly named Jacques Bourgoing, drew these doodles while listening to him lecture on the Old Testament.  And he did a pretty good job of it too! Via the book by Jon Balserak which I mentioned back on … Continue reading

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Still More on the Oversexualization of American Children

The old saying ‘when you’re a hammer, everything in the world looks like a nail’ is, mutatis mutandis, true of America’s oversexualized society. When sex is all a society thinks about, it’s everywhere in everything. A 6-year-old boy has been … Continue reading

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I Love This Song

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Zwischen Anpassung und Widerstand: Die Johannesoffenbarung und der römische Kaiserkult

Die christlichen Gemeinden in Kleinasien mussten Wege finden, ihren Glauben mit den geforderten Praktiken des römischen Kaiserkults zu vereinbaren. Der Autor der Offenbarung spricht in drastischen Bildern aus, welche Gefahren er in einer Haltung sieht, die sich auf Kompromisse mit … Continue reading

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Josh Mann’s Series: The Church, Academy and Calling

I appreciate Josh’s having asked me to respond to a few questions for a new series he is commencing on the relationship between the Church and the Academy. It’s sure to be an interesting series.

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This Week’s Video Book Recommendation

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The Mystery of Paul’s ‘Thorn in the Flesh’ Solved

With thanks to George Athas-

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