Monthly Archives: January 2009

How To Volunteer Like A Pro | Notes & Review

Jim Hancock. How To Volunteer Like A Pro: An Amateur’s Guide for Working with Teenagers. Youth Specialties, 2009. (143 pages) The handbook I’m writing for our youth ministry continually gets longer because there are just so many things that need

How To Volunteer Like A Pro | Notes & Review

Jim Hancock. How To Volunteer Like A Pro: An Amateur’s Guide for Working with Teenagers. Youth Specialties, 2009. (143 pages) The handbook I’m writing for our youth ministry continually gets longer because there are just so many things that need

The Tipping Point | Notes & Review

Malcolm Gladwell. The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference. Back Bay Books, 2002. (301 pages) The Tipping Point is the “biography of an idea,” that a good way to think of “any number of [any] mysterious

The Tipping Point | Notes & Review

Malcolm Gladwell. The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference. Back Bay Books, 2002. (301 pages) The Tipping Point is the “biography of an idea,” that a good way to think of “any number of [any] mysterious

The Heart of the Game | Notes & Review

Miramax, 2007. Rated [PG-13]. Available at Amazon.com. Official website: http://www.heartofthegame.org/web/home.htm. Bill Resler on NPR. Heart of the Game entry at Wikipedia. Fantastic! The Heart of the Game is a film that documents various aspects of life set on the backdrop

The Heart of the Game | Notes & Review

Miramax, 2007. Rated [PG-13]. Available at Amazon.com. Official website: http://www.heartofthegame.org/web/home.htm. Bill Resler on NPR. Heart of the Game entry at Wikipedia. Fantastic! The Heart of the Game is a film that documents various aspects of life set on the backdrop

The Huxley Memorial Debate, Oxford Union – February 14, 1986

My copy just arrived in the mail today! I’m listening to the Introduction of what is sure to be a lively and exciting debate (3 hrs. 49 mins.) And because of its setting in England, the tone and tenor is

The Huxley Memorial Debate, Oxford Union – February 14, 1986

My copy just arrived in the mail today! I’m listening to the Introduction of what is sure to be a lively and exciting debate (3 hrs. 49 mins.) And because of its setting in England, the tone and tenor is

The Great Debaters | Notes & Review, and Reasoning the Psychosis of Race

The Great Debaters movie site. 2007. Well done. Inspiring, and moving. There is some controversy around the historical accuracy of the movie, specifically the names of the characters, and the closing “data” of their accomplishments listed at the end of

The Great Debaters | Notes & Review, and Reasoning the Psychosis of Race

The Great Debaters movie site. 2007. Well done. Inspiring, and moving. There is some controversy around the historical accuracy of the movie, specifically the names of the characters, and the closing “data” of their accomplishments listed at the end of