Archive | April, 2011

I was captivated by this image from the royal wedding

April 29, 2011

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I caught just a couple minutes of the royal wedding on television this morning. Watching the newlyweds riding in their gilded carriage down the historic avenue between Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace, I joined billions of people around the world who were caught up in the pagentry and spectacle of the event. Nobody on throws […]

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“Rise up, my love, my fair one, and come away.”

April 27, 2011

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“O God, I have tasted Thy goodness, and it has both satisfied me and made me thirsty for more. I am painfully conscious of my need for further grace. I am ashamed of my lack of desire. O God, the Triune God, I want to want Thee; I long to be filled with longing; I […]

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Hello world!

April 26, 2011

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Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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I took my wife to an abortion clinic

April 26, 2011

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My wife didn’t really want to go to the abortion clinic that morning. Neither did I. But we went anyway. It was just something we felt we had to do. We were both very quiet on the short drive there. Each of us were lost in our thoughts, and sobered by the seriousness of what […]

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Dave’s Faves 04.23.2011

April 23, 2011

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For your enjoyment, a collection of this, that and the other thing: One Man’s Treasure For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for your sake he became poor, so that you by his poverty might become rich. (2 Corinthians 8:9 ESV) One Man’s Treasure from jesse […]

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He is risen. He is risen, indeed!

April 23, 2011

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Thank God it’s Friday …

April 22, 2011

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… Sunday’s coming. Have a blessed Easter! HT: Justin Taylor

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Rob Bell is talking about hell again on Good Morning America

April 22, 2011

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I’m not sure if the media is more interested in the doctrine of hell, or having a front-row seat to watch Christians go all MMA on one another. Sarcasm aside, I’m grateful for those who have taken a bold stand against the Christ-diminishing claims of Universalism. Rob Bell was interviewed by ABC News about his […]

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First production video from the set of The Hobbit movie

April 16, 2011

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Production is now underway on the big-screen version of The Hobbit. Check out this production video with director Peter Jackson. Say, I wonder if they’ll ask Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy to record a new version of groovy musical sensation The Legend of Bilbo Baggins? Do you think they’ll ever make a movie version of C.S. […]

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Love Wins controversy continues as Rob Bell’s views land hell on the cover of Time magazine.

April 14, 2011

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Just when I thought the controversy over Rob Bell and his new book was starting to die down, Time magazine adds fuel to the fire with a cover story on the debate. Not a lot of new information here if you’ve been following this on blogs by Justin Taylor, Kevin DeYoung and Mark Driscoll, but […]

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