Stephen Colbert Taking Over “Late Night” – Will it Work?: A Little Friday Funny

CBS announced that Stephen Colbert will be leaving Comedy Central to replace the outgoing David Letterman as host of “The Late Show,” in what has to be seen as a pretty big gamble. Finding a host with enough appeal to a younger demographic to compete with the quick success of Jimmy Fallon’s takeover of “The [Read More...]

Rev.’s Take on Church Growth – the IED Methodology: A Little Friday Funny

I actually think I might have sat in on this session at one time or another… a touch of reductio ad absurdum  from Fr. Roland Wise can be helpful in terms of helping us to acknowledge just how deeply our faith has been shaped by the American story of bigger, better, stronger, higher, faster. Happy [Read More...]

Jesus Smoothies: A Little Friday Funny

Every now and then I have one of those days when I struggle to make sense of the work I do. One of my favorite antidotes – if I can find the time – is to watch an episode of Rev. from the BBC. It’s my own creamy tropical Jesus splash, which is, for the [Read More...]

Leprechaun Prank: A Little Friday Funny

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner, so here’s a little Friday Funny. How did this guy make it through without getting punched at least once? Happy Friday everyone. [Read more...]

Steve Martin Demonstrates an Effective Evangelism Technique: A Little Friday Funny

  I have become convinced that the most compelling rationale for the veracity of the gospel is a transformed life. A life which exhibits the freedom, peacefulness, and healing found in Christ is the most meaningful witness anyone could ever have … or you could do this. Happy Friday everyone. [Read more...]

Jeff Gordon Teaches us How to Make an Enemy a Friend: a Little Friday Funny

In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus explicitly forbids taking any kind of revenge, or escalating a conflict toward violence or lawsuits. Instead he recommends that we use our imagination to win over our critics/haters, to make our enemies into friends. Last year NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon filmed a Pepsi-MAX commercial where he took an [Read More...]

Robin Thicke Has a Big… Problem & So Does Pop Music: A Little Friday Funny

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So my kids are into pop music, which means that we’ve been listening to a lot of Imagine Dragons and Maroon Five lately. Some of this stuff is pretty amazing. Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars… these guys are incredibly talented. They can write, they can play, they can sing, they can dance, they are simply amazing [Read More...]

Lego Movie Bloopers: A Little Friday Funny

For my money, the best children’s films tell two parallel stories: a straight forward story for the kids, and another more sarcastic and witty story for the adults – cultural references, double entendre, irony the kids don’t catch but we do. About the only way I can make it through a kid’s movie without falling [Read More...]

SNL and Sochi: A Little Friday Funny

2014 Winter Olympic Games have begun, and the SNL cast found a way to exploit the irony of the games in Sochi, Russia. Snowboarding Slopestyle event might be my new favorite event. These people are crazy, and I love it. I have always been a skier, but watching these competitors ride, I’m going to have [Read More...]

Pastor Performs 1-minute Church Service so he can Watch the 49ers Play: A Little Friday Funny

My first thought after watching this was, how many Sunday mornings would I have liked to try something like this. That thought was immediately followed by another, even more terrifying thought: how many Sunday mornings do the folks at my church wish this is exactly what I would do? I know it was just his [Read More...]


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