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Praying for Japan – 8.9 Earthquake Hits Japan, Followed by a Tsunami

My heart goes out to all those living in Japan.  According to CNN, “An 8.9 magnitude earthquake hit northern Japan on Friday, triggering tsunamis and sending a massive body of water filled with debris that included boats and houses inching … Continue reading

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Hey Angeleno’s! The City of Los Angeles Elections Are Today – March 8th 2011

If you live in the city of Los Angeles, today is an election day for you. There are seven city council seats at stake today, including District 4, where Stephen Box is running (see last part of interview below), and … Continue reading

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Remembering John Wooden by Imitating His Faith

As a church planter in Los Angeles and helping to coach a ministry at UCLA, I can’t help but take a moment to reflect on John Wooden who according to the Los Angeles Times, “is one of the greatest coaches … Continue reading

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A Live Stream of U2 at the Rosebowl – Sunday, October 25th at 8:30 p.m. Pacific Time

I love visiting the East Coast, and I have some work that I need to accomplish here, but it is a bit of a bummer that U2 is playing in my backyard and I’m unable to be their live at … Continue reading

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Observing Lent – Week Three

homelessness Originally uploaded by dream awakener The following is the flow of the Lenten Guide – A Journey into Wholeness – by Christine Sine. Today is my third entry on observing lent. Week One: Journey into the Brokennes of Our … Continue reading

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ARIS STUDY: The United States is Becoming Less Christian and Less Religious

The latest report by the American Religious Identification Survey (ARIS) indicates that the United States has been continually moving into a Post-Christendom Context. The report indicates some major shifts in the American religious landscape in the last 18 years. The … Continue reading

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Attention Angeleno’s: Metro Red Line Extends Hours until 3 a.m. on Weekends for the Holiday Season

So if you are an Angeleno (person who lives in LA) you should know that starting this weekend (November 21, 2008) and through the last weekend in December (December 27), the Metro Red line will run until 3 a.m. on … Continue reading

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