Archives for Jul 28, 2012 @ 12:31

Jen Hatmaker on Chick-Fil-A

From Jen Hatmaker’s blog, a bit of a rant of frustration that appeals for toleration in all directions, and an opinion piece that may well express the heart of the next wave of American Christians: This is precisely how I feel about the Chick-Fil-A debacle and all the other accouterments of the culture wars. I am [Read More…]

The Real America

My friend, Michael O’Neil, in Perth, wants to know what is a good novel to introduce him to America? When Kris and I went to South Africa, I thought reading Alan Paton’s famous novel, , was the ticket — but it was from a different era. So, who has some good recommendations for Michael? We’ve [Read More…]

Saturday Book Review: Lois Tverberg

This review comes from our friend up in Grand Rapids, Ted Gossard. Walking in the Dust of Rabbi Jesus: How the Jewish Words of Jesus Can Change Your Life During the past five decades coinciding with the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls there has been a renaissance of knowledge pertaining to the time of Jesus and [Read More…]

Weekly Meanderings

Well, we had some time off from Weekly Meanderings when were in Iceland and Denmark, but they’re back … … and again, thanks to RJS for monitoring the blog while we were gone, and I can’t thank her enough. She’s been attached to this blog for five years or more, contributes regularly, and has helped [Read More…]