Archive | February, 2012

Snot bubble: reflections on The Bachelor

February 24, 2012

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If a missionary overseas could get access to American television, what would they watch? Jamie Wright, who bills herself as “The Very Worst Missionary” finds herself drawn to The Bachelor, even though she admits that it’s a guilty pleasure: Read the rest of the post here. Jamie’s perspective is both funny and profound. But be […]

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Have you read Blue Like Jazz?

February 23, 2012

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I’ve read a lot about Blue Like Jazz, the best-selling novel by Donald Miller. But I’ve never read the book itself. Now Hollywood is coming out with it’s own version of the semi-autobiographical story. Will you see the movie? Have you read the book?

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How do I love thee? Let me count the ways…

February 23, 2012

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With apologies to Elizabeth Barrett Browning, the Bible knows what really counts when it comes to love. Here’s a list to get you started, assembled by Paul Tautges: Be devoted to one another (Rom. 12:10). Give preference to one another (Rom. 12:10). Be of the same mind toward one another (Rom. 12:16). Accept one another […]

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What I’m reading: The Realms Underneath

February 20, 2012

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A number of months ago, I read my first book by author Stephen Lawhead, noted for fiction rooted in Britain’s misty and mysterious tales of yore. My review of the novel is here. I’ve just started a new book by his son, Ross Lawhead, called The Realms Thereunder. I’m only a chapter in, so it’s […]

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What I’m listening to: Audrey Assad

February 18, 2012

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If you looked at my iTunes to see what album got the most plays last year, The House You’re Building by Audrey Assad would win by a landslide. Her new release is called Heart, and it just came out last week. Check out one of Audrey’s new songs below.

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