Here are a few links I’ve been meaning to post but haven’t. Enjoy!
Keith Giles asks why Christians seem to prefer the wrtings of Paul to the sayings of Jesus. I’ve spent a fair bit of time in the Gospels lately, and I’m amazed at how much of Jesus’ teaching I didn’t know.
The naked pastor has a poignant prayer of repentance for his sins as a pastor. This isn’t only applicable to the ‘professional’ clergy: this is for anyone who considers themselves a disciple of Christ.
Mark van Steewyk looks at the general tenor of conversations in the blogosphere, and asks When is it okay to be a jerk? Along the way he also calls for the word heretic to be stricken from the English language. xkcd puts it more graphically:
BoingBoing ran a story about extreme ironing. For reasons unknown to me, this seems to be a predominantly male sport.