Monthly Archives: April 2009

>Summer Reading List

>I am now done with all assignments of my undergraduate degree, which means that I can start working on…. my summer reading list! The abridged version includes: G.K. Chesterton Orthodoxy Friedrich Nietzsche Thus Spake Zarathustra J.I. Packer Evangelism and the … Continue reading

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>Steinbeck on Sin, Virtue, and Spirit

>I just started reading The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck. I found this bit of dialogue between protagonist Tom Joad and a burned-out country preacher to be interesting. “There ain’t no sin and there ain’t no virtue. There’s just … Continue reading

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>I recently re-posted a Thomas Brooks quote I read on Christians in Context. Well http://exkaffeeshoppe.blogspot.com/ has issued a response that is worth reading. Always interesting to get a non-evangelical perspective.

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>Ekballo

>The cast is off. I now have a walking cast, which looks something like what Neil Armstrong wore on the moon. It certainly would be much easier to walk in it with reduced gravity. Regardless, I am just happy to … Continue reading

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BMX As a Legitimate Art Form?

>I’ve never really have been into BMXing, but this video is dope to fresh. No doubt about it. As much as it pains me to say it, I’ve yet to see anyone do something this awesome on a fixie. *Edit: … Continue reading

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>Passtion Pit

>I can’t stop listening to this band. http://www.lala.com/external/flash/SingleSongWidget.swf Sleepyhead – Passion Pit http://www.lala.com/external/flash/SingleSongWidget.swf I’ve Got Your Number – Passion…

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>Sin

>“Suppose a man should come to his dinner table, and there should be a knife laid down, and it should be told him, ‘This is the very knife that cut the throat of your child!’ If the man would use … Continue reading

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>The Art of Tim Lowly

>Anathallo is playing a concert at the 930 in a few days in support of their album Canopy Glow. Incidentally, the cover of that album is a painting by Tim Lowly, an artist from Chicago that had an exhibit at … Continue reading

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>Sojournings: Deuteronomy 21

>I was recently reading through one of my favorite Old Testament books and discovered an interesting text that I had never really noticed before. Deuteronomy 21:1-9 says, “1 If in the land that the Lord your God is giving you … Continue reading

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>Death Cab Live Blog.

>Tonight I live blogged for the first time about the Death Cab for Cutie show at The Palace via my Twitter. While my sentence summaries could not possibly communicate how great of a show Death Cab for Cutie and Ra … Continue reading

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