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Every now and again a new idea, band, or film comes along that simply doesn’t change how a genre is viewed or expressed – it creates a genre. Since 1991 and Nirvana’s release of their album Nevermind, there has been a musical flood of Seattle Grunge (as it was soon labeled) that grew up in [...]
Here is a nearly accurate account of the history of church coffee. Questioned by early church leaders as to why good Christian’s would abandon their traditional ales for this “hellish Devil’s drink,” coffee would soon take over as the favourite drink among church-goers everywhere. Hope you enjoy it! (and please drink your coffee responsibly).
Last night a friend sent me a quick text message asking if I had seen the “Proposed Resolutions” for the upcoming 2014 General Conference of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada. In particular, my friend asked if I had noticed the proposed resolution to clarify the PAOC stance on alcohol consumption. The stance: PAOC legislation banning [...]
Invited to a Christian Christmas Party? Not sure what to do or how to act? This video answers some simple questions on what to expect at your first Christian Christmas party. Enjoy. -Jer
Earlier today through the wonders of Skype I had the chance to catch up with hip-hopper, author, and weirdo, Connie Jakab. Connie is one of the most remarkable missional leaders in Canada and she is constantly on the leading edge of what mission in Canada looks like. Currently, she is wrapped up in a voting-war [...]
The other day my friend Josh and I headed up Whistler to shoot this little update for Snowboarder’s For Christ Whistler. SFC is an international organization working inside of shred culture across the globe. Here in Whistler, the SFC crew is really awesome, and we’re stoked to lead this thing. Anyhow, its September, snow is [...]
The season’s are changing, winter is coming. The season’s of church life in Whistler are also changing; it’s like we have collectively come to a reset and a recalibration of who the church in Whistler is and who we might become. The cool thing about season’s is that change is what season’s do. Summer doesn’t [...]
*WARNING* Do not consume any portion of this video if you are moody, mean, malicious, or not of legal age in your part of the country. Please enjoy this video responsibly (that is to mean, be thoughtful, kind, and opinionated in the comment section if you agree or disagree). For those who care, this video [...]
Why are we so fascinated with celebrity culture? In particular, why are we so fascinated with Christian celebrities? Who knows. I do know this though: doing a video blog about Christian celebrity culture seems hypocritical, right? Well not really, I’m a celebrity like Stephen Harper is an environmentalist. But yes, I get the irony of [...]
I want to take a quick moment to introduce you to the future of my blogging efforts……I’m moving to video! This doesn’t mean I’ve quit writing or won’t be doing any more writing, I’m just adding video blogging (vlogging) into the mix. In fact, my editorial schedule for other publications is so slammed that I’ve run out of energy to write for my own blog and needed a new medium to share content. So I’m trying out video, I hope you like it!