Archives for Jan 26, 2013 @ 13:50

Thanks Mamma Bocelli

From Gary Bergel: Andrea Bocelli, one of the best-known operatic singers in the world today, sat down at the piano during a charity performance for Haiti on June 1, 2010 and started telling a “little story.” He shared how a young pregnant woman went into the hospital with appendicitis.  Doctors put ice on her stomach, [Read More…]

Bible Reading Cities: Top Ten (in the USA)

From Jeremy Weber: Where’s Grand Rapids? Where’s Wheaton? The American Bible Society has partnered with The Barna Group to identify America’s most “Bible-minded” cities, based on “highest combined levels of regular Bible reading and belief in the Bible’s accuracy.” Their No. 1 pick? Knoxville, Tennessee. The complete Top 10: #10. Charleston, W.Va #9. Huntsville, Ala. [Read More…]

Weekly Meanderings, January 26, 2013

Jenn LeBow, gospel-shaped “submission”: “Dennis and I, a little more than fifteen years into our marriage, have disavowed extremes in many contexts: politics, religion, parenting. But one extreme we do cling to: we still treat each other more kindly than we treat anyone else. Some days, doing so requires more submission than any other task, [Read More…]