Archives for Jan 24, 2013 @ 13:29

50 Collective Nouns

From Mental Floss: 1. Business of Ferrets 2. Labor of Moles 3. Mustering of Storks 4. Shrewdness of Apes 5. Gam of Whales 6. Smack of Jellyfish 7. Host of Angels 8. Fusillade of Bullets 9. Baptism of Fire 10. Quiver of Arrows 11. Tissue of lies 12. Murder of Crows 13. Unkindness of Ravens 14. Dule of Doves 15. Clowder, Cluster, or Clutter of Cats 16. Kindle of Kittens 17. Mute [Read More…]

Christ Presbyterian Church, Edina

At the kind invitation of John Crosby and Brad Jackson, Kris and I were invited to Christ Presbyterian Church, Edina MN, for the weekend services along with some Q&A. The Minneapolis-St Paul area has so many fine churches, and surely Christ Presbyterian is a leading light for the area. We had a splendid time. It [Read More…]

All Religion is Culturally Conditioned Truth (RJS)

Tim Keller has spoken on a number of different occasions about his book  The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism. Many of these are now available on the internet through YouTube and on other sites. As I work through his book I will link to a number of these videos as appropriate. [Read More…]

The Parable about Hell

Jesus tells a parable in Luke 16:19-31, the parable of the rich man and Lazarus, and I wish to offer some comments on that parable today. Here’s the parable: Luke 16:19    “There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and lived in luxury every day. 20 At his gate [Read More…]