Linkage

1. Starting on high note…who doesn’t like pictures of puppies?

2. My former professor admirably addressed Rob Bell’s book on hell.

3. Max Hastings of the UK Mail beautifully takes on the rioters in England.

4. Folks, we have a release date and tracklisting for the new release by Ryan Adams.

5. If you think Sarah Palin is dumb, you are either in the tank or you are not paying attention. Feel free to disagree but dispense with the laziness.

6. CJ Mahaney’s sons-in-law have resigned from CLC, the church CJ started and the flagship of SGM, becsuse of their disagreement over the way Josh harris and the other pastors are handling things. A couple days later a pastor from CLC reaches out to those who are hurting because as victims of sexual abuse, they were victimized.

7. Not everyone is excited about “The Help.”

8. OK hipsters, this is getting ridiculous.

9. Taking church discipline to a whole new level.

10. I’ve been listening to Ray Charles like crazy lately, so this to make you smile.

Linkage

1. Ryan Adams has a new album coming out.

2. 18,000 jobs were created in the country in June. Over half were created in Wisconsin.

3. Here are the details on the 20th Anniversary Edition of Achtung Baby.


4. You love his chicken but did you know all this about General Tso?

5. If you are going to call a group of people “terrorists”, you might want to ask yourself, “Wait…how many terrorists is my boss friends with?”

6. 45 years ago today, one of the greatest albums ever was released.

7. My old pastor and preaching hero is wise.

8. Realpolitik in the church.

9. The 30 best music videos ever.

10. Here is a timeline of all that going on with SGM and the controversy there.