Explaining Twitter…And Laughing While We Do It

Over the weekend my wife and I spent about an hour or so explaining Twitter to a couple of our friends. He is a youth minister and I was explaining not only what Twitter was, but how it might be beneficial to his ministry. The “this seems crazy” or...

Texting the VP Announcement…Brilliant!

Politics aside, someone in Barack Obama’s campaign clearly understands viral marketing, social media, and the “groundswell.” And his campaign has just figured out a way to reach an audience and communicate a message to that I think McCain clearly...

37 Signals, Barack Obama and Nonconsumption

Over the course of the last four and half years I have blogged primarily about church, ministry, theology and anything related to it. But one area that has drawn increasing attention from me is the area of technology, specifically Web 2.0, New Media, etc. I’m...

Great response to my previous post

Neal Locke has written a great post responding to my previous post on the Millenials and some of my thoughts as they relate to the PC(USA). I actually agree with pretty much all that he has stated. He tends to have a more hopeful and positive outlook for the PC(USA)...

What is the Millenial Generation About?

Here are some observations on the Milennial Generation from the Hugh Hewitt interview with Morley Winograd and Michael D. Hais….authors of Millenial Makeover: MySpace, You Tube, and the Future of American Politics. Whether you care about politics or not, this...

Great interview on the Millenials

Hugh Hewitt had a great interview today about the Millenials and how they are changing the face of politics for generations to come. I tried for several posts last month to try and capture why this generation was voting for Obama, and I gave non-political reasons. I...

Let’s All Be Honest With Ourselves…Can We?

If you read or watch the news for any length you are bound to come across Christians who make pretty demonstrative statements about how voting for one candidate or another would be wrong as a Christian. Examples: There are those who say that if you vote for Obama, who...

A Must Read

Check out my latest post at Leadership Network. I posted on the new book Jesus for President by Shane Claiborne, Chris Haw and the design team of Ryan and Holly...