Archives for Jul 2, 2011 @ 17:32

Miss Fancy Pants, in her own words

Evidently, some mother wrote to her future daughter-in-law some scathing words about manners, the future bride’s father got involved, and the next thing you know the world knows. Here’s the original letter that got the kerfuffle feathers shaking. My suggestion is that, instead of getting together over a beer as our President did one time, [Read More…]

Coming Soon

A proposal on the meaning of the original gospel is coming soon. You ready for the conversation? It’s called The King Jesus Gospel: The Original Good News Revisited. [Read more…]

How do you mark your books?

Years of reading and talking to readers and reading those who write about reading reveals to me that there are many ways to mark books, but I’ve learned so much about marking by listening to others talk about marking books. Alan Jacobs, in his new book, The Pleasures of Reading in an Age of Distraction, [Read More…]

Weekly Meanderings

We’re back from Israel and so we’ve got yet another edition of Weekly Meanderings for our Saturday readers. At the north end of Masada, and actually descending down the mountain, Herod the Great built a palace. Here are some ruins from that palace. Robert Crosby on the day Jesus shouted. Christopher Gehrz has an excellent [Read More…]