Category Archives: Humour

Ecclesiastes Goes Golfing

I just returned from a nice long weekend away with the family. This was one of our annual trips that with a couple other families. We took the kids tubing at the lake, went ATV-ing, sat around the campfire and … Continue reading

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God Has A Wonderful Plan for Your Life…

Some more Friday fun: The “Health and Wealth” gospel at its finest! (at least for Lions) (HT Brandon Wason) Tags: God Loves You, Comic, Humour

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Cain and Abel: A Cameo from Year One

My previous post on Cain and Abel reminded me of a somewhat funny (OK, it is funny — just a little dark) trailer for a new Harold Ramis film, The Year One: The film follws the adventures of two lazy … Continue reading

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Friday Fun: The Tithe Rap

I found this video lame and funny at the same time: I actually will be preaching on stewardship in the next month; perhaps I should show this video. Of course, the problem I have with the video is that I … Continue reading

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Friday Fun from YouTube

I have been down in the dumps for a number of things, but these videos from YouTube have put a smile — or perhaps more accurately a grimace — on my face, so I wanted to share them with the … Continue reading

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The Uncensored Bible: The Bawdy and Naughty Bits of the Good Book

One of my summer reads that I just finished is a new book that takes a lighter — and somewhat irreverent and certainly risqué — look at the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament: The Uncensored Bible: The Bawdy and Naughty Bits of … Continue reading

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Bandstra Hebrew Handbook Giveaway!

So, as I mentioned in a previous post, I had the chance to review a prepublication edition of Barry Bandstra‘s  Genesis 1-11: A Handbook on the Hebrew Text (Waco: Baylor University Press, 2008; Buy from or  As a … Continue reading

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Does Jesus Make You Laugh?

This video is worth watching. WPvideo 1.10 Download It appears that there is a documentary (mockumentary?) in production that takes on Christian excesses in the USA. Looks like a no-brainer! (HT John McLaughlin) Tags: Christian Kitsch, Humour, Christianity

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Colbert on Modern University Education and An Inconvenient Truth

Last week Stephen Colbert responded to the news report of a college student refusing to watch Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Truth (Davis Guggenheim, 2006) because he “didn’t believe in it.” All educators will want to watch Stephen’s response. It’s hilarious! … Continue reading

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Seven Deadly Sins of Blogging

See John Lyons’s humorous post over at Reception of the Bible. I would probably add to his list, “Blogging without Jim West’s Imprimatur.” Tags: Blogs, Blogging, Biblioblogs, Humour

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