Christmas Readingson December 25, 2005 at 12:00 am
I posted a few Christmas- and winter- themed items, and sure enough one’s a hit. Which one?
- Is it The Twilight Demolition of the Leaning Tower of Zip, sentimental photos of the end of a Sioux Falls landmark? Nope.
- Is it Merry Christmas, a photoshop greeting in the style of Embracing Defeat? Nope.
- Is it my bitter condemnation of Sioux Falls Superintendent of Schools and holiday grinch Pam Homan? Nope.
It’s the google result for “christmas hentai. I’d be fine with choclate covered Chinese girls, because, hey, Christianity is delightful. I’d be fine with Korean cellphone girls, because I’d like one for Christmas. But a link to a politically charged George W. Bush hentai as a top google result on Christmas Day? This is the state of our zeitgeist? It makes my faith waiver…
Fortunately, British Foreign Minister Jack Straw reminds me today is Christmas day.
The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the One and Only, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him.
The LORD bless you and keep you;
the LORD make his face shine upon you and be gracious to you;
the LORD turn his face toward you and give you peace.” ‘
Mine is Galatians 5:14
The entire law is summed up in a single command: “Love your neighbor as yourself