Archive | May, 2006

The Gospel: Does the medium affect the message?

How many times have you heard this line, “The methods must change as long as the message stays the same.” Shane Hipps makes short work of this commonly-invoked principle in this article on Leadership Blog: Out of Ur: The Gospel According to Electronic Culture: What if the medium really is the message?. (more…)

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Truth and Fiction in The Da Vinci Code : A Historian Reveals What We Really Know about Jesus, Mary Magdalene, and Constantine

Truth and Fiction in The Da Vinci Code : A Historian Reveals What We Really Know about Jesus, Mary Magdalene, and Constantine

Truth and Fiction in The Da Vinci Code : A Historian Reveals What We Really Know about Jesus, Mary Magdalene, and Constantine by Bart D. Ehrman I’ve been reading a little about Bart Ehrman in the blogosphere, so when I came across his response to The Da Vincie Code in the London Public Library system […]

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Cracking DaVinci's Code: You've Read the Fiction, Now Read the Facts

Cracking DaVinci's Code: You've Read the Fiction, Now Read the Facts

Cracking DaVinci’s Code: You’ve Read the Fiction, Now Read the Facts by James L. Garlow, Peter Jones Still more Da Vinci’s Code! Of the books I’ve read on The Da Vinci Code, this is the best. James Garlow and Peter Jones weave together a good response to Dan Brown’s claims. They do this with the […]

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Fire Someone Today: And Other Surprising Tactics for Making Your Business a Success

Fire Someone Today: And Other Surprising Tactics for Making Your Business a Success

Fire Someone Today : And Other Surprising Tactics for Making Your Business a Success by Bob Pritchett When I heard that Bob Pritchett, cofounder and CEO of Logos Research Systems, was writing a book on business, I was interested. I have been using Logos Bible Software for the last 8 or so years, I have […]

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Way More Da Vinci Code

Wayne over at ekklesia has gone into Da Vinci Code (DVC) overload. He thinks we have too much talk about the Da Vinci Code. To prove his point he’s linking to every DVC website. He asks, “Care to guess how many I find?” After 1 week he’s at 95. He says he’s done, but I’d […]

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German chocolate maker chooses plantations over beaches

Cocoa from Trinidad and Tobago is a key ingredient of a fine German chocolate. Chocolate king Juergen Rausch is even planning a hotel with a plantation on the island. We explore the world of this German confectioner. Read the rest of the Expatica’s German news in English article.

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Islands' chief justice at center of scandal

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago – A magistrate’s complaint that Trinidad and Tobago’s chief justice tried to influence his ruling on the trial of a former prime minister has sparked a burgeoning scandal here and exacerbated the country’s racial divisions. Read the rest of the MiamiHerald.com article.

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Singing Theology… And Can It Be?

–__I started this post last Monday but then Jane was called into the hospital before I could finish. Luke was born at 12:21 am on May 10, 2006.__– A while ago I was at a missions conference where the speaker made a big deal about the need to sing our theology. Since that time I’ve […]

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Tobago crime crackdown

British police officers will patrol the beat and courts will open around the clock in Trinidad and Tobago in an attempt to curb a recent increase in crime against tourists. Read the rest of the Telegraph | Travel story.

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PLOT AGAINST CATHOLICS

Archbishop warns of takeover plan by Christian churches Roman Catholic Archbishop Edward Gilbert said yesterday that there was a plot by certain Christian churches to take over the Caribbean, but he predicted that they will not be successful. Read the rest of the Trinidad Express article.

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