August 31, 2003
Theirs was not to reason why
Captain Inertia has a nice post up about online debates between Christians and nonbelievers. He admonishes his fellow Christians to...
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August 30, 2003
Oh ... dear ...
Possible downside to joining a church: I could end up on these sorts of mailing lists. (Via The Gutless Pacifist.)...
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August 28, 2003
Dreaming on
Today is the 40th anniversary of Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech. I don't know what to add...
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August 27, 2003
Move over, Consumer Reports
Peter Nixon found a site featuring entertaining reviews of church services from all over. One of Peter's commenters said this...
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August 26, 2003
New to the blogroll
Welcome to the delightfully named Captain Inertia (which I always imagine in that Saturday-morning-cartoon voice: Captainnn Inertiaaa!) and Allen Brill,...
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A question for my Lutheran readers
Or for anybody else who knows this ... I'm trying to figure out the differences between the Lutheran synods. I...
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A big enough umbrella
On Sunday I started my tour of local churches to see what looks promising. In addition to looking at the...
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August 22, 2003
Hermeneutics ... was that a jazz band?
Allen Brill responds to my last post on The Gutless Pacifist....
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August 21, 2003
Who wants to be an Israelite?
I've been largely avoiding the foolishness with the Alabama judge and the Ten Commandments, but I read a couple posts...
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Window shopping
Since one thing I feel I want in a church is that it be closer to me than my current...
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August 20, 2003
Personality to the letter
Father Jim Tucker is collecting the blogosphere's Myers-Briggs types. He's charted his results so far here. Interesting, but not surprising,...
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August 19, 2003
What's old is new again
Allen Brill, a Lutheran minister who runs the blog The Right Christians, recommended I read his post on a James...
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August 18, 2003
The liberal faith
Jeanne and Laura at Interesting Monstah both have good posts up about Christianity and the political left. Laura writes: This...
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August 17, 2003
Odds and ends
Sorry for the light posting, but as you can see I have made some changes to the template. To the...
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August 14, 2003
Nor bends with the remover to remove
Eugene Volokh posts on a lawsuit against a new New York high school reserved for homosexual, bisexual and "questioning" students....
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John Zmirak apparently Googled up my July 11 post referring to him and left a huge comment in it (scroll...
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California Judaica
I overheard this conversation today: "I have a friend who threw a bar mitzvah for her dog." "Really?" "Yeah, when...
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August 12, 2003
Where do I go?
I got some interesting and helpful responses to my previous post (thanks, everyone). I was going to reply to them...
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August 11, 2003
Wow, did I need that
I had a great vacation. I didn't quite realize, until I was already into it, how much I needed a...
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August 01, 2003
The storm before the quiet
I'm having a mondo busy day at work trying to wrap things up before vacation. Then I go home and...
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