Interestingness

As you sit down to have your bowl of cereal and coffee, check out some of the articles and videos I found interesting from around the web this last week.

The Empire State Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

Albert Mohler put out a fascinating article covering the moral revolution happening in New York right now. You can read his commentary on the event by clicking here.

What Happens When Same-Sex Marriages End?

That was the question John Schwartz over at The New York Times asked and sought to answer in his latest news analysis this Sunday. Even though I don’t agree with him, I believe his article is telling of the questions many states will soon be forced to answer. You can read his article by clicking here.

Games – What is the Underlying Message they are Teaching Us?

Virginia Heffernan provides an interesting opinion in her latest article on the problem of games that “self level” depending on the players abilities. Games “self level” in order to keep players interested. On the surface there is nothing wrong with this, but it is the underlying message that is the problem. In referring to “self leveling,” Heffernan says, ” It does nothing to teach the all-important patience and tolerance for boredom that are central to learning.” You can read the rest of the article by clicking here.

Erasing Hell

The guys over at The Gospel Coalition put out a review of Francis Chan’s latest book Erasing Hell, which serves as a response to Rob Bell’s book Love Wins. You can read the review by clicking here.

Ultimate Dog Tease

This video is great. You have to watch it.

Ultimate Dog Tease from D’yer Mak’er on Vimeo.

How I Write, How I Live

Tim Challies put out a great article this week about living what you write. He informs us that writing all the right things is easy, but living what you write is hard. You can read his take by clicking here.

Interestingness

Today, I thought I would share some of my favorite posts I read yesterday. If you want to know what the future of our libraries will look like, wondering about regeneration, trying to determine if you should pick up the latest best seller, still tracking the conflict in Libya, or have not seen the girl signing at Lecrae’s concert, then read on.

If you have not seen the girl signing at Lecrae’s concert, then you have to watch it. It is pretty cool. Click here to watch.

NPR News had an interesting article about the future of libraries yesterday. We all know that the digital e-book is taking over. There are iPads, Nooks, Kindles, iPhones, and tablet PC’s being manufactured and bought by the 1000’s. So what are libraries to do in the digital revolution? To find out read The Future of Libraries in the E-Book Age.

The Resurgence put out an article yesterday entitled “New Birth And Worship.” In the article they are dealing with the subject of regeneration. They are seeking to provide clarity on what it means to be born again. You can read it by clicking here.

Tim Challies put out a great article yesterday entitled Why Christians Should Read in the Mainstream.” He gives 4 reason why it is important Christians should read something other than the latest theological treatise or Christian living pick me up. Check out his article by clicking here.

If you are still keeping track of the developments in Libya, here is an article by the New York Times that you may find interesting. You can read it by clicking here.