Tune That Name: Jonas to Julio

Ramones

It’s the Friday music game — I’ll show you mine, you show me yours. This week, more songs with names in the title. We’re finishing up the “J” names, including Jonas, Jones, Josephine, Josie, Jude, Judy, Julia, Juliet and Julio. [Read more...]

I’ve been told that there are those who will learn how to fly

GreenChurch

After editing that Second Chapter of Acts album cover recently, I had “Mansion Builder” stuck in my head for days. It can be such a pretty song that I almost don’t mind the vapid otherworldliness of its theology. Almost. [Read more...]

Tune That Name: John & Johnny

Kerosene

It’s the Friday music game — I’ll show you mine and you show me yours. This week, more songs with names in the title and this time it’s all about Johnny. (Wait, like, who’s Johnny? Answer me, Debbie, who’s Johnny?) [Read more...]

Lord won’t you tell us, tell us what does it mean

Karl Barth and Miroslav Volf on listening and seeing. They’re lookin’ down kinda puzzled, pokin’ that dog with a stick. [Read more...]

Tune That Name: Jean to Joey

Lobos

It’s the Friday music game — I’ll show you mine and you show me yours. This week, more songs with names in the title. We’re still on the letter J, including — Jean, Jeannie, Jen, Jenifa, Jenni, Jenny, Jezebel, Jimmy, Jody, Joe and Joey. [Read more...]

Tune That Name: Jack to Jayne

OTRDog

It’s the Friday music game — I’ll show you mine and you show me yours. This week, more songs with names in the title. Turns out the letter J is really popular, so this is just the first part of the J’s, including: Jack, Jackson, James, Jamey, Jamie, Jane, Janie, Janine, Jason and Jayne. [Read more...]

Won’t you help to sing: Easter is an uprising

This is what Easter looks like.

Here, again, we see the daunting problem facing people like me when we try to read a book like the Bible. The Bible was not written by people like me, and it was not written for people like me, and people like me will never be able to understand it until we come to grips with that. [Read more...]

Tune That Name: F-I

Happy

It’s the Friday music game — I’ll show you mine and you show me yours. This week it’s more songs with names in the title, including Frank, Gabi, Gavin, Georgia, Gwyneth, Hank, Hannah, Happy, Harry, Helena, Hercules and Irene. [Read more...]


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