Recent Reads

I really appreciated these articles from the Internet Monk blog on "Demythologizing 'Radical' Christianity": part 1 and part 2.  The two  posts are actually comments on Skye Jethani's posts "Redefining Radical" (part 1 and part 2). Two especially good quotes, first from the second post on Internet Monk, quoting Lutheran Gene Edward Leith on vocation:…

The Steelers are the Yankees (and why you should cheer for Green Bay on Sunday)

I realize I may lose a lot of the goodwill I receive on my birthday with this post, but oh well.  For the record, this post is all in good fun. To start, I am a lifelong Philadelphia fan.  I can't say I never had a wandering onto a bandwagon in my younger days while…