Books: Rebecca McLaughlin reviews Richard Dawkins’ most recent book. Reading: Tim Challies publishes the 2020 reading challenge. Venezuela: The economic crises continues as students don’t eat, and teachers go to more lucrative jobs, like painting nails.
Sounds like a bit of an internal contradiction, doesn't it? After all, Gospel is by definition Good News, that's what the word means. So why the provocative title? Well, the simplest answer is that I've been doing some pondering while reading a few books. It slows down my reading speed a lot, but I think … Continue reading The Gospel is Never Good News to an Unprepared Heart
I've been reading a book I got at the local Chapters Bookstore today (Ezra Levant, Shakedown: How Our Government Is Undermining Democracy in the Name of Human Rights, McClelland & Stewart, 2009), and came to learn some interesting things about my own province. At first, I thought the author had to be making it up, … Continue reading Wow, just…. wow. (off topic)
Law: The American NAtional Park Police seem to believe a man handing out poppies (what we Canadians know as a symbol of war veterans) is a panhandler. Evil?: GetReligion comments on the story of a young man who killed himself by overdose while many watched over webcam feed. Reading: Tim Challies posts a series of … Continue reading Online Reading (Nov 25, 2008)