Archives for Feb 5, 2012 @ 15:39

This Guy Knows Coffee

Wow, Michael Symons has some serious writing here about “flat white” in New Zealand (Wellington). Do they do a good “flat white” in Oz? Adelaide? Sydney? As perfected in Wellington, a flat white is a double shot of espresso, making around 30ml in a 160ml, usually tulip-shaped cup, topped with carefully “textured” or “stretched” milk [Read More…]

Eastwind Nut Butters Company

Dear Eastwind Nut Butters Company, You don’t know me or my wife, but let me tell you that my wife, Kris, is your fan. She’s recently taken a liking for almond butter. She’s the sort of informed person who studies up on things so much she’s right there at your level, and that means she’s [Read More…]

Bonhoeffer’s Birthday

From Fred Sanders, at The Scriptorium Daily, posted yesterday on Bonhoeffer’s birthday. If you were only going to say one thing about theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945), you would tell the story that led up to his death in a Nazi prison on April 9, 1945, at age 39. But today is the anniversary of his [Read More…]

The Purpose of Prayer is for God to win

This is from a friend, a pastor-thinker in Nashville, Josh Graves: On November 28, 2010, Steven Johnson lined up as a wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills. On November 28, the Bills were playing the Pittsburgh Steelers and they ultimately lost the game because Johnson dropped a pass late in the game, in the end zone. After [Read More…]

Prayer for the Week

Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany Set us free, O God, from the bondage of our sins, and give us the liberty of that abundant life which you have made known to us in your Son our Savior Jesus Christ; who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now [Read More…]