Archive for April, 2010

Up Yours

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

In lieu of a profound and insightful reflection on Easter I offer the following bit of “Anguished English”: The associate minister unveiled the church’s new tithing campaign slogan last Sunday: “I Upped my Pledge-Now Up Yours!” What I imagine is a bunch of postcards, or the cover of a newsletter, being sent out to parishioners […]

A Civil Conversation In An Alternate Universe

Thursday, April 1st, 2010

In an alternate universe Glenn Beck (who looks a lot like Han Solo) and Jim Wallis (who looks a lot like Obi Wan Kenobi) sit down to have a civil discussion about social justice. The video below gives us the opportunity to listen in. *******