Coffee Talk: Avatar & the Big Picture

WARNING: If you haven’t seen the movie, this discussion contains spoilers. I heard the buzz and reviews; then saw the awards and accolades roll in like a flood, but I was completely against going to see Avatar in the movie theater. For starters, I saw blue people with pointed ears, and long tales swinging throughContinue reading “Coffee Talk: Avatar & the Big Picture”

Natasha’s Study: SDWSC Chapter 2

  SDWSC Official Homepage Scripture Reference: Gospel of John 12: 1-7, Matthew 26: 6-13, Mark 14: 3-9 Mary of Bethany took action; she did something… Discussion Point 2: “She acted out of her love.  She knew that Jesus loved her, and she loved him back.  She lived loved.  That’s the whole point of theContinue reading “Natasha’s Study: SDWSC Chapter 2”

World View: No More Fairy Tales

  We now know that according to Iran’s Embassy in London, the Iranian government no longer plans to stone Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the forty-three year old woman who was accused of adultery.  Since the time of her arrest under Islamic law in 2006, she was publically flogged and then imprisoned.  Stoning for a woman inContinue reading “World View: No More Fairy Tales”