Yearly Archives: 2009

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I link therefore I am (23/12/09)

This song deserves to go viral (IMHO). Brilliant. Going for another video, Francis Chan made me laugh (HT: Challies) This has punch, “Families eat together, play together, cry together, laugh together, raise child together provide for one another. Families argue and fight, but they do

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The Science of Climate Change

In my last post I said I was convinced about climate change. I received an anonymous comment that said, “the reason many people are climate skeptics is that the science is just not convincing.” This short video (4 minutes) gives you an insight into the

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Climate Change: Why I'm convinced

I’m not a scientist. Nowhere even close. I barely passed physics and biology GCSE’s, I’m fairly rubbish at maths beyond mental arithmetic (as long it doesn’t include long division) and I think the periodic table is a piece of antique furniture. So why am I

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I link therefore I am (22/12/09)

Tim Chester has a thoughtful post on the Gospel story as the story of community  Adrian Warnock has a helpful post on the evolutionary spectrum  Matt Hosier fights his Bah Humbug! tendencies at Christmas  Could power stations really look this good?  Some of the best

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I link therefore I am (19/12/09)

Shaun Groves writes about Christmas, “In the 1920s, for instance, when Saint Nick became the patron saint of American consumerism, most Christians in this country opposed the holiday because of its inextricable connection to materialism and self-indulgence.” Not so any more. (HT: Skye Jethani) Mark

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I link therefore I am (18/12/09)

A couple of follow ups today from this set of links. As Britain declines in affiliation to Christianity George Pitcher thinks, “But I think people are becoming increasingly fed-up with the me-me-me consumerist lifestyle. A spiritual hunger will bring them back together in groups again,

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Why are we getting rid of the TV?

So the other day the TV went into the Garage for a month of solitary confinement. At the end of the month we will pronounce judgement on said box – it will be either returned to the Whittall family home or sent into permanent exile.