Archives for Jul 10, 2011 @ 18:09

MLB All-Star Game is a Bore

The All-Star game between the AL and the NL is a bore, much more so than years back. I’m wondering what you think, but here are my top reasons why the All-Star game is boring and should go the way of high-button shoes (in the closet as a memory). What say you? 1. With ESPN [Read More…]

A good story

From A Chicago woman has become the first person to adopt her own children under a recent Illinois law that she  inspired. The law, passed in 2009, allows for parents who have lost custody of their children to rehabilitate themselves and regain it, in the event that the adoptive parent is a blood relative [Read More…]

Should We Shorten Sermons?

From Todd Rhoades, who is trying to stir the pot on sermon length: (I’ll reserve my thoughts until later.) OK… so the Bishop of Lichfield told a group of pastors in London last week that church services have become too long, and that they should aim to keep the time of the service to no [Read More…]

The Cape Town Commitment 10

The tenth commitment, in the first part of the Cape Town Commitment [The Cape Town Commitment: A Confession of Faith and a Call to Action (Didasko Files)], is a commitment to the robust mission of God in this world, and once again I urge you to read the CTC and also to study it. It’s [Read More…]

Prayer for the Week

O Lord, mercifully receive the prayers of your people who call upon you, and grant that they may know and understand what things they ought to do, and also may have grace and power faithfully to accomplish them; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, [Read More…]