Emily and I spent thanksgiving with our friends Jeremy and Jenn Seifert, their newborn baby Finn, and a couple guys who were neighbors. Here are some photos from the day. It was really nice to be with friends for the day and we ate some really great food. It was a lot of fun toContinue reading “Thanksgiving”
This past friday we spent the evening with our good friends Relient K. They played at the Henry Fonda theatre to a sell out crowd of bloodthirsty teenagers, screaming “I Love you Matt” and similar silhouettes of previous times when young rock n’rollers were seen as gods for the masses. This is not to sayContinue reading “A Thought On Relient K”
I have taken a bit of a hiatus from the world of blogging, primarily beacuse I have been recovering from writing the Barclay Press entries. I was asked to review Ryan Bolger’s new book “Emerging Churches” for Barclay Press’s book review in February. I am really excited about this prospect, as I really respect Ryan’sContinue reading “getting back to things”
I just thought of something, seminary has this odd leveling affect for people who are both liberal and conservative according to roles in the household. The standard conservative, patriarchial view on roles is that men support the wives, but the catch 22 of this for conservatives who are married is that if the husband decidesContinue reading “The leveling of seminary”
kevin, emily and I (and others as they want to join) have combined forces to create a new blog that concerns the good, the bad and the ugly in the business world. for now our title for it is: The Practice of Business
A large group of artists, 400 or so, live in an old Brewery in Downtown LA, tonight they had a huge open house party and opened up all their lofts, to show where they live and all the art they do, here are a couple photos from it, the rest are on my flickr site.
here is my last link for Barclay Press. 1. A Common Meal for Common People I almost considered doing a summary on the BP post – but instead I will do it here. In writing, reflecting, these two weeks about thoughts I realized that much of my focus has been on practices of the church.Continue reading “A Common Meal”
I rode my bike over to the train today – I made it there before it started raining, unfortunately I didn’t make it from the train to the bookstore before it rained – I may need to think about a rainjacket. But something happened today on the train…I had the opportunity to talk with aContinue reading “something is changing”
In another life – I would have gone to college to be a filmaker by night and a bike messenger by day. For now I just get my thrills rocking on my road bike to and from work, but tonight I found a website with some videos of messengers having fun. They are large videosContinue reading “bike messengers”
Here is thursday’s post. birth I haven’t had much content to put up here because of time restrictions but I am working on a proposal for the University of Birmingham, I think I want to do my dissertation on Friends’ practices over the years.