This web log is a place to conduct a conversation on the elusive nature or features of listening to and following God’s will. That is, it is concerned with the “how and why” of seeing with Eyes of Faith. Besides the “how and why” it is also about the “what.” What does one see in the world through Eyes of Faith? This component of the weblog is, alas, likely to be the preponderant content for some time. Seeing with eyes of faith is ultimately about viewing the world as a creature of a personal God.
I'm sure all of the "lightning rod" publicity is healthy for his bottom line, but I don't at all get the reasons behind the beefs: CNN.com - Mel Gibson planning Holocaust miniseries - Dec 7, 2005. Why would anyone assume Mel Gibson wants to deny, or even to downplay, the Holocaust?
I remember John Lennon, too, just not in quite this way: CNN.com - Liverpool, NYC remember Lennon - Dec 8, 2005.
Not being software experts, Technology Review's recent article, The Impact of Emerging Technologies: "30 Seconds Is Too Long," misses the point. Arguing that television advertising will go the way of the dodo, replaced largely by mobile phone advertising, they fail to bring up the real kicker, individually targetted advertising.
A Paul Mirecki, U. of Kansas professor of religious studies, recently resigned due to the stir he caused there by insulting religious fundamentalists (some of whom go to that school) because of their creationist views. The CNN report, "Anti-creationism prof quits department chair," summarizes the situation this way,