Monthly Archive: May 2006

my first time: self-publishing via print-on-demand

my first time: self-publishing via print-on-demand

Now that I’ve kicked off promotions for Asian American Youth Ministry and mailed out & given out about 50 comp copies to date, I want to take a breather and debrief my first experience with self-publishing. (for background on how...

the great American preach off

the great American preach off

I don’t have cable TV or TiVo. So I’ll have to view it via tape delay or something else. Just found out about a new reality TV show on finding a the next great preacher, triggering haunting memories of preaching...

ProgressiveFaithBlogCon and GodBlogCon

ProgressiveFaithBlogCon and GodBlogCon

Christian bloggers of different stripes are gathering this summer, at ProgressiveFaithBlogCon on July 14-16 and GodBlogCon on August 3-5 [ht: SmartChristian]. Each with their respective set of polarizing bloggers and political advocates. There’s a few voices in the mix who...

CT noted and decoded

CT noted and decoded

The Christianity Today April 2006 article is finally released online, The Tiger in the Academy: Asian Americans populate America’s elite colleges more than ever

moralistic therapeutic deism

moralistic therapeutic deism

Waiting for my red-eye return flight back home, after spending a day here in Southern California on a personal excursion. Always a kick for me when my wife Rachelle exchanges introductory small talks, and someone knows her husband (me) because...

the multi-site church revolution

the multi-site church revolution

Left behind. The book was great. The food and movie was great too. I got halfway through reading this book while waiting for the rest of my family (wife and son) to show up. Then we did lunch and a...

sobering realities

sobering realities

A passing comment to an old friend from youth group days, curious about “what ever happened to” has turned into a sobering week. First, got a random phone call on Monday from an old college friend, that her husband had...