Category Archives: videos

Why I love “Rushmore”, and you should, too

I’m back in school for another 12 weeks, taking “Interpreting Scripture” and “Spiritual Formation in the Wesleyan-Holiness Tradition”.  I’m excited about the specific classes, but I am reluctant to see my free time disappear again.  It’s been a special treat … Continue reading

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Whedon Seminar, Session 3

Update:  Links to Sessions 1 & Session 2 This was such a good experience for me.  Have I expressed that enough times?  Let me say it again:  speaking on Joss Whedon at the Imaginarium was one of the highlights of … Continue reading

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Whedon Seminar, Session 2

I’ve been all caught up in the first week of school, but I haven’t forgotten that I  need post the rest of the Whedon seminar from the Imaginarium at Cornerstone. (Here’s a link to Session 1, if you missed it) … Continue reading

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Joss Whedon Seminar: Session 1

Hey, look!  I’m on the YouTubes! This is the first of three sessions from the Imaginarium at the Cornerstone Festival, on the war against evil in the Whedonverse.  The sessions were held in a tent, in in the middle of … Continue reading

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When is a Christian not a Christian?

Last week I wrote a paper on John Wesley’s sermon, “Catholic Spirit”.  It’s my favorite Wesley sermon because it argues so beautifully for unity in the church, a hobby horse I myself like to ride.  Across lines of doctrine, practice … Continue reading

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Much Ado About Whedon

I  miss blogging.  I remember those long, lazy days last year when I was posting several times a week.  Sigh.  I don’t think they’ll be coming back anytime soon.  Late winter and early spring were eaten up by the classes … Continue reading

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Repost from Jesus Creed: “So we cancelled it all…”

I saw this video posted at Jesus Creed yesterday and I just can’t get it off my mind.  The video is a product of the Episcopal Story Project.  It’s like a Rorschach test, I guess, because the reactions in the … Continue reading

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The futility of debate

Last night someone accused me of being dishonest.  On the internet.  That stings.  I know that I’m guilty of some things in my online postings and conversations.  I’ve certainly been pompous.  I’ve had the internet version of “the vapors”.  I’ve … Continue reading

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Link Salad: September 1, 2011

I discovered that there are several sites called “Link Salad”, but I’m over trying to be original.  I went through enough of that trying to name my blog. In contention for Worst.  Idea. Ever.  PETA plans a porn site.  PETA … Continue reading

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Link Salad

I’ve got things to share, and none of them were created by me.  There are things on my mind, that I’d like to write about.  Like a defense of church, despite how screwed up it is.   And an exploration … Continue reading

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