#70 – How to Survive the Apocalypse: Zombies, Cylons, Faith and Politics at the End of the World (My 100 Favorite Books)

This book combined the work of Charles Taylor (whose magnificent book A Secular Age will make my list soon) and television shows like Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad and The Walking Dead.  Essentially, if you enjoy those shows and want to think a bit more deeply on what they are saying about life and our…

Everyday Faith – God and Entertainment (CSF Weekly Word)

It is so easy for us to divide our lives between the sacred and the secular.  We go to church on Sundays and CSF during the week.  But when we do all the other things that fill our lives - watch movies, study, work, hang out with friends - it is sometimes hard to see…

Pimps are Criminals who Beat Women…which is not Cool

Back when Emily and I were first married, before she worked at the cyber school, she taught at a Mennonite high school.  Most mornings I would pack her lunch for her, as she left much earlier than I did (I work with college students, why be on campus before 10?).  I often packed a simple…