Tag Archives: Scripture

Inconceivable! The Princess Bride and the Word of God

[First posted in October 2012 to mark the 25th anniversary of the film The Princess Bride.] *** Was it really twenty-five years ago that The Princess Bride movie came out?* This is a movie filled with lines you can still hear quoted … Continue reading

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The Sinner’s Bible and Improving on Modern Bestsellers

What happens if you take a book’s title and drop a letter somewhere? Well, The Da Vinci Code, Dan Brown’s best seller about secrets and intrigue in the Vatican, might just become The Da Vinci Cod, described as “Thrills, spills and gills … Continue reading

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Mark Driscoll Smacks Down Rebellious Evangelicals!

Mark Driscoll, pastor of Mars Hill Church, recently read his congregation the opening lines of Ephesians 5:22-33 and then stopped to interject: “What does that mean in the Greek, Pastor Mark?” You can always tell a rebellious Evangelical. They do word studies. … Continue reading

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I Read Reference Books For Fun (Hey, stop judging me!)

[I place all blame responsibility for this post on Anne Bogel, since the topic came up in a comment over at  Modern Mrs. Darcy.] *** I like to read. A show of hands, please, for those who are like-minded. I like … Continue reading

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The Princess Bride is 25? Inconceivable!

Was it really twenty-five years ago that The Princess Bride movie came out?* This is a movie filled with lines you can still hear quoted (usually by the same people who can recite entire scenes from a Monty Python movie): “Have fun … Continue reading

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