Khalida Brohi February 28, 2015
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We Still Don't Get It February 7, 2015

Simply Good News | Notes & Reflections

February 7, 2015


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N.T. Wright. Simply Good News: Why the Gospel Is News and What Makes It Good. HarperOne, 2015. (189 pages) Thank you Janelle! I’m always, forever grateful! Reviews: Andrew Wilson, Christianity Today; Michael Bird, Patheos; Dan Wilkinson, Patheos; Scot McKnight, Jesus Creed; Gene Breitenbach, Above The Haze. 1. What’s the News? I am arguing that the […]

Posted in: Bible, Religion, Theology

The Gay Christian Network Conference, 2015 | Reflections & Open Letter

January 11, 2015


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This last weekend I attended the Gay Christian Network (GCN) Conference. It was my first time attending anything associated with GCN. I was one of the ~600 brand new attendees as the conference has grown from ~700 in 2014 to ~1300 in 2015. Below I will offer my thoughts, reflections, and commentary. I will close this post […]

TED | Erin McKean: Go ahead, make up new words!

December 23, 2014


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I’m a lexicographer. I make dictionaries. And my job as a lexicographer is to try to put all the words possible into the dictionary. My job is not to decide what a word is; that is your job. 0:25 Everybody who speaks English decides together what’s a word and what’s not a word. Every language is just a group of people […]

Posted in: Culture, Education, TED