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'Harmony' and the Battle of Ultimate Terms

One of my favorite discoveries this year has been finding an art cinema within driving distance of my apartment.

Don’t get the wrong impression: I don’t think of myself as a cultured connoisseur of… 3,287 more words

Psalm 24 - Hill Guy Redux feat. the King of Glory

Today’s passage: Psalm 24

Today’s chocolate: Alter Eco Blackout Dark Chocolate (85% cacao)

We’ve got another psalm of orientation on our hands today. There are no marauding liars, no sleepless nights: just another song extolling the virtues of the king. 359 more words


Psalm 22 - Gone God

Today’s passage: Psalm 22

Today’s chocolate: Justin’s White Chocolate Organic Peanut Butter Cups

Look what came in the mail yesterday!


I reached out to the cool folks at… 514 more words



We heard several great preachers yesterday at the Festival of Homiletics. I mean really great preachers who preached the Gospel without fear.  I want to highlight a speaker and an experience. 391 more words


Psalm 18 (contd.) - Violence Versus Victory

Today’s passage: Psalm 18

Today’s chocolateEndangered Species Dark Chocolate with Espresso Beans

Welcome back to Psalm 18, gang. It should come as no surprise that a psalm of this length contains more material than I can adequately cover in one post. 441 more words


Psalm 18 - Self-Esteem

Today’s passage: Psalm 18

Today’s chocolate: Green & Black’s 85% Cacao Dark Chocolate

In the early 90s, in both children’s church and the main service, “ 490 more words


Psalm 10 - When Hate Wins

Today’s passage: Psalm 10

Today’s chocolateEqual Exchange Dark Chocolate Mint Crunch

Whoa. What just happened?

In yesterday’s psalm, David was declaring the unceasing faithfulness of God: “You, O Lord, have not forsaken those who seek You” ( 442 more words