Category Archives: Church

The fit hits the Shan, No. 3: Why can’t church be more like the smoking section?

Shan is back with possibly my favorite post from her yet (aside from the knockout that kicked this series off). Love this image. Enjoy. ~~~~~~ I miss smoking. Not the blood pressure spikes or the way the top of my … Continue reading

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A Conversation with Andrew Himes

In early May I read and reviewed Andrew Himes‘ excellent new book The Sword of the Lord: The Roots of Fundamentalism in an American Family. Andrew is┬áthe grandson of John R. Rice, a prominent leader within the Fundamentalist movement until … Continue reading

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