So a few weeks ago, I asked via Twitter who I should “hate.” The answer was swift, and universal: Tyler Stanton. And by “universal” I mean that one person, Rob Shepherd, replied. Therefore, as duly nominated, and elected, by a majority of one (don’t worry, Rob, your time is coming), I hereby bring you my stinging ire. My flaming flagon of Haterade for Tyler Stanton!

Why do I “hate” Tyler? Let me count the ways:

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Hi, folks! Today, I’m honored to bring you a post from my new friend, Ricky Anderson. Not only is he a cool cat, I’m told he knows a thing or two about computers as well. 😉


A note about the post: most of the stuff I’ve read on Ricky’s blog has a decidedly humorous cast to it. The following represents, instead, the serious side of Ricky.

Without further ado, here is Not Good Enough:

The carousel starts again. Here we go.

“You’re not good enough.” I hear the Deceiver’s whisper in my ear.

“I know.” I want to argue. But he’s right.

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This past weekend, I saw the new movie, Courageous, twice–once with my wife, and then again with my son. Like Flywheel, Facing the Giants, and Fireproof before it, it has a strong faith-based message. How could it not–being made by the same team–brothers Stephen, and Alex, Kendrick–that was behind those fine films?

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You’re likely already reading these most excellent blogs, but if not, please check out (in no particular order):

The Seeking Pastor, Matt Cannon. He’s definitely seeker-friendly!

Ricky Anderson, who always has something on sale

Tamara “Outloud” Lunardo… Thoughts on real life and real faith

Rob Shepherd, a pastor who blogs–like a boss!

Jennifer Luitwieler, a lady well-acquainted with how our lives can get clogged with “poo.”

Ben Emerson’s ‘The Whole Dang Thing’–dude is blogging his way through the Bible!

Tor Constantino’s ‘The Daily Re TORt, where he always something awesome to say!

Alise Wright. The original ‘Big Mama’ of blogging, and the ‘Kevin Bacon’ of the Internet.

Bryan Allain. Bryan claims to be a mammal, but the dude is a superhuman blogger!

Badly Drawn Bible, Jared Hollier’s home on the Intarwebz. He draws, he blogs–badly! Not really–he’s dang good!

There’s too dang many good ones to list… and my wife thinks I’m cleaning our master bathroom right now. 😉

Peace out, peeps!

Can I just get this off my chest? I cringe whenever I hear a street preacher loudly “proclaiming” the Gospel. I wonder at the efficacy of it, preferring relational evangelism myself. I mean, come on, aside from the weird glances, how likely is this “seed” to take root?

'street preachers' photo (c) 2006, hobvias sudoneighm - license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/

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