Archives for Feb 3, 2014 @ 12:23

World Vision and Losing Super Bowl Team T-Shirts

Source After a Big Game in any sport, fans and players are going to be clamoring for commemorative merchandise, often just minutes after the game ends. To meet this demand and cash in on the wallet-loosening “We’re #1” euphoria, manufacturers and retailers produce and stock two sets of t-shirts, hats and other merchandise, declaring each [Read More…]

Teaching that Makes a Difference

Source Every Friday afternoon Chase’s teacher asks her students to take out a piece of paper and write down the names of four children with whom they’d like to sit the following week. The children know that these requests may or may not be honored. She also asks the students to nominate one student whom [Read More…]

Walter Wink: One of a Kind

One of the New Testament scholars who has captured both an academic reputation and a spirituality/church reputation is Walter Wink. A new autobiography is fresh off the press and it is the focus of this post, called Just Jesus: My Struggle to Become Human, but first I have grabbed a bit from an older post [Read More…]