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Sitting At The Feet Of Rabbi Jesus | Notes & Review

April 19, 2009


Lois Tverberg and Ann Spangler. Sitting At The Feet of Rabbi Jesus: How The Jewishness of Jesus Can Transform Your Faith. Zondervan, 2009. (264 pages) Our Rabbi Jesus website. Zondervan’s page. The Brew*Crew blog review. One In Jesus blog post Intro, Preview 1, Preview 2. (Update 2009-09-08, Zondervan’s Study Guide) (With special thanks to Lois […]

An Inconvenient Truth | Notes & Review

April 11, 2009


An Inconvenient Truth. Paramount Classics, 2006. National Geographic article. Washington Post fact-checker and Pinocchio test. Several months ago, I found myself in a fairly heated (no pun intended) discussion with a family member who believes the earth is only 6 – 10,000 years old, that oil is a renewable resource, and that global warming is […]

10 Basic Principles of Good Parenting | Notes & Review

April 9, 2009


Laurence Steinberg. The 10 Basic Principles of Good Parenting. Simon & Schuster, 2004. (207 pages) This book is not about the “nuts and bolts” but rather “more about the philosophy of good parenting.” Parenting is “one of the most well-researched areas in the entire filed of social science. More important, the study of parenting is […]

Leadership Summit 1997 | BILL HYBELS: Dangerous Leaders

April 2, 2009


There are two kinds of “dangerous” leaders. Which one are you? Are you the reckless kind of “dangerous” leader, in the negative sense. Or, are you “dangerous” in the sense sold-out, fired up, willing to sacrifice it all to fulfill what God has called you to? “There’s nothin’ like a truly dangerous church leader.” Definition? […]