Archives for Feb 14, 2014 @ 12:04

Illinois Pride

We in Illinois are fond of our State’s President, Abraham Lincoln. This site has some vintage photos worth your look. [Read more…]

This Pope is Different, a Valentine Message from Francis

Source Today, everything is changing rapidly and nothing lasts for long. This sort of mentality leads so many who are getting ready for marriage to say they will be together for as long as love lasts,” which can lead to divorce, he said. Love has to be built together, he said, not alone. “To build [Read More…]

Writing the Messiah’s Return into Law

In Jerusalem, some have a Messiah’s Return clause in their rental contracts: Many Jerusalem residents believe not only that the Messiah will return, but that his arrival is imminent – so imminent they have taken legal precautions to ensure they can return to Jerusalem immediately upon his return. In apartment contracts around the city, there are clauses [Read More…]

Hipsters in Christ? (from John Frye)

“In Christ there is no Hipster or non-Hipster” (by John Frye) A few posts back I wrote a parody on the “Woman at the Well” story as if she had encountered a hipster, post-evangelical Jesus. Scot McKnight informed me that the post took a life of its own. I certainly enjoyed the banter within the [Read More…]