It’s been a quiet week for me online. I’ve been working ahead on some things, and hopefully I’ll have some more regular posts up next week. While this is a few days late, here’s some great reading to ease the end of your weekend.
The Gifts and Benefits of Doubt, Experimental Theology
Preaching Grace is Risky Business, Internet Monk
Plutarch and Paul on Husbands and Wives, newlife
An Open Letter (from a conservative Christian to her lesbian friend. Read the response and the follow up post as well.)
Modesty is a Chameleon, Soul Nation
Is your clothing made by slaves?
Marriage isn’t the silver bullet for all social problems, and we shouldn’t pretend it is: The Magical Mystery of Marriage, Dianna Anderson.
Why I’ve Stopped Living Like Each Day is My Last, Elizabeth Esther
The One Thing About Being A Therapist, Nicole Unice
Valerie Eliot passed away this week. Maybe scholars will have access to his papers now!
Susan Wise Bauer, Washington Post. I never loved her homeschooling stuff, but I’m really excited to hear what she’s up to now.
How To Live Without Irony, NYT blog
Gay Men Will Marry Your Girlfriend, College Humor (ridiculously funny)
The word of the year is “GIF.” Here’s how it was chosen, in GIFs.
Favorite meal this week: Cheeseburger Buns
Lauren went to Three Rivers and Sequoia National Park and now I’m ridiculously homesick.