Monthly Archives: December 2011

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Fighting over Junia

Every now and then one of the hot topics bursts into life on some of the blogs I read and over the past few weeks that’s happened with the issue of the role of women in the church. This post gives the links to who

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Book Review: Band of Brothers

I recently watched for the second times the magnificent Band of Brothers mini-series (for what it’s worth one of the most remarkable pieces of TV drama I’ve ever seen) and decided to follow that up by reading the book of the same name. This is the

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Miscellaneous: 7 links

How did it get to be Friday already? Whoever stole my week please give it back! Somehow Matt Hosier manages to link seeing the latest Twilight movie with the conclusion that the financial crisis might not be all bad. Yep, Twilight and the financial crisis.

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Book Review: Preaching Christ

Preaching Christ by Edgar Andrews is a classic example of not judging a book by its cover, or for that matter its layout and design inside the cover because those, like the cover, are terrible. I almost didn’t read this book, I just assumed it would be

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Book Review: When heaven invades earth

Sometimes reading books suggested to you by others proves to be a real blessing and other times it puts you into a predicament because you don’t like the book. It’s taken me a while to figure out which category this book falls into. I have

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Miscellaneous: 7 links

We’re in Stockholm this weekend visiting some friends and also going to look at some houses. Buying a house is a scary proposition, doing it another language and culture even more so. So to counter all that scariness we’re also going to look at some