This is Not a Rehearsal

by Dave March 12, 2011

In an editorial article in the Richmond Times Dispatch, Keith Mitchell talks about being nicer to each other and living the kingdom dream in general.  But there is a problem. I agree and support what Keith is trying to do here, and agree with nearly everything he says.  Here is how he sets it up: [...]

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Going Vegan – Part 1

by Dave March 8, 2011

I am going to document my pursuit of the vegan lifestyle.  For those who know me and my family personally, you will immediately realize that this is a very big deal for me.  Both of my sons and my wife are now vegetarian (well, pescitarian) but I am quite the lover of meat and all [...]

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Rob Bell and Universalism

by Dave March 2, 2011

I am a bit late to the party since the blow up happened last weekend and I am just getting caught up today, but the debate is not going to be a short term phenomenon.  Rob Bell, Pastor of Mars Hill Bible Church (not to be confused with Mark Driscoll’s Mars Hill Church) released a [...]

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The Lost Codex – N.T. Wright Edition

by Dave February 26, 2011

I have N.T. Wright’s Paul In Fresh Perspective, audio version, and I have been through it more than 5 times.  Tom Wright is my favorite theologian and he has done so much to expand and explain the Christian faith. One of the most revolutionary things about Bishop Wright’s discussion of Jesus is how he frames [...]

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God didn’t say that blog

by Dave February 13, 2011

I have become a fan of the God Didn’t Say That blog and thought that I should put a shout out to Dr. Hoffman for his outstanding work.  This is from his site: Joel M. Hoffman holds a PhD in theoretical linguistics, and has taught Bible in religious settings and translation theory at Brandeis University [...]

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What do we do then? A new Singularity

by Dave February 12, 2011

Many describe the thing that became the big bang as a Singularity.  Now there is a new singularity.  This is not a new idea.  People have been thinking about the time when computers will take over for us since the time we first thought of computers.  But this article puts it into focus and touches [...]

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Your Morals – Part 3 – Your Morals Resources

by Dave February 11, 2011

I had planned for my next post to be further analysis of my results and start to step into some application of the data to getting along with others.  But, I have hit the mother load in commentary on the research the kind people at Your Morals are doing.  I have added a link to [...]

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Steeler Sunday

by Dave February 6, 2011

I am glad to say that we are having a beautiful day here in Virginia waiting for the Superbowl to start.  The only problem is figuring out what to do while waiting.  So far I did a brake job on my truck (I replaced them myself) rode the go Kart, went to church, delivered fresh [...]

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Your Morals – Part 2 – My Results

by Dave February 5, 2011

I am not going to make anyone wait to see what I got, so here it is. It is obvious from this that I am much closer to a Liberal than I am to a Conservative.  I will be getting into a bit of discussion around each of the attributes, but I would like to [...]

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Your Morals – Part 1 – Introduction

by Dave February 1, 2011

I admit that I have a difficult time understanding some people.  Its not that I cannot comprehend of them behaving as they do, but it is difficult for me to understand why they make the choices that they do.  I have been fascinated by this idea for a quite a few years, but I have [...]

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