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Monday March 31, 2008

Should We Call it Quiet Time?
David Powlison writes about personal worship and whether or not we should call it “quiet time.”


Don Cherry’s Favorite Left-Wing Kook
Your enjoyment of this video may depend on your knowledge of Canada. But it’s fun for those who know this country!


Dan Kimball on New Emergent Book
Dan Kimball has posted some thoughts on the new book “Why We’re Not Emergent.”


Who Says What’s Christian Music?
Here is an interesting article about which music gets to be declared “Christian” and which does not. “If you don’t want to play the game (regardless of clearly Christian content), you will not be sold through us; and if you do play our game, denying the Trinity is just fine.”


Williams Syndrome Blog
Paul has begun a blog called “Williams Syndrome Web Watch: Resources and updates from the Web on Williams Syndrome.”


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