Archives for Feb 6, 2009 @ 17:00

Script on Mozilla Firefox

Here’s a weird one that I’m thinking someone in our community can discern. We have an Apple AirPort in our basement to distribute a wifi signal in our home. Kris and I both have MacBooks that we use upstairs. We both use Mozilla Firefox. BUT, when I try to use Firefox in the basement on [Read More…]

A Feeble Attempt at Canadian Humo(u)r

Is Quebec in Canada? OK, I heard a bit about this up in Canada last week.  Which State in the USA is most like what Quebec is to Canada? [Read more…]

Midday Bible Study: Gospel 70

Though the entire sweep of the verses below is not called “the gospel” or the “message,” it unmistakably evokes 1 Corinthians 15:1-5 as a narration of the saving events of Jesus’ life: 16 Beyond all question, the mystery of godliness is great:  He appeared in a body,was vindicated by the Spirit,was seen by angels,was preached among [Read More…]

Friday is for Friends

David Naugle’s new book, Reordered Love, Reordered Lives: Learning the Deep Meaning of Happiness, probes into the deep senses of happiness — a yearning in each person and yet something found by many to be elusive. I like that Naugle ties together Shalom — peace — and Agape — love. Genuine happiness is not simply [Read More…]

iGens 1

When it comes to grasping the big picture of what is doing on in culture, the single-most important book I have read in the last thirty years is Robert Bellah’s famous Habits of the Heart: Individualism and Commitment in American Life . (Robert Putnam’s Bowling Alone : The Collapse and Revival of American Community came [Read More…]