ADD, ADHD, Bible, book review, Boys, Church, Church Women, Clickbait, Congregational Singing, Mother Goose, Nursery Rhymes, Parenting, Pigs, Rachel Held Evans, Singing, Women's role in the church, Worship
The Rise of the Feminine Church of Eden– “I would suggest that Christian men turn off the televisions, open a Bible, and learn how to step up and be a man.” I heartily agree with Jeff’s take. You can read my article on this issue here.
The Effect of Singing– Some people can find congregational singing to be intimidating, yet, hopefully, we would all acknowledge the importance of congregational singing as a part of corporate worship.
The Dark Side of Mother Goose– [Three Blind Mice] is about the bloody reign of England’s Queen Mary I, the fierce Catholic who spent much of her time on the throne executing Protestants. The three mice in this rhyme refer to Hugh Latimore, Nicholas Radley, and Thomas Cranmore, prominent Protestant bishops who were burned at the stake for heresy.
Micro Pig Babies Enjoying an Apple– 100% of your recommended daily allowance of adorable.
Let Boys Be Non-Medicated Boys– Even the goodness of boyhood energy is broken by the fall. But in most cases, I think we are getting the diagnosis wrong.
66 Shocking Clickbait Bible Headlines You Won’t Believe– I knew I had to do clickbait for the books of the Bible. There’s no better way to show the absurdity of those headlines than by pairing them with something so polar opposite—Scripture.
Book Review: Searching for Sunday by Rachel Held Evans– If, however, Evans intends Searching For Sunday as a serious proposal for redesigning our Christianity today, then it is a significant book, and significantly wrong.