Tuesday, February 15, 2011

3 Things

1. I've been looking over Questions for Church Members over at 9Marks. A lot of food for thought there. I'm not sure I agree with everything there, but it's very helpful to anyone who is looking for a church.

2. Daniel, the senior pastor of Sojourn Community Church in Louisville, Kentucky, says his vision statement is, ”Preach the gospel, die, and be forgotten.” [HT]

3. It's Harold Arlen's birthday.  An amazingly prolific "tunesmith," he composed the music for a thousand songs, including those from The Wizard of Oz. His melodies are always elegant and gentle. Here's a beauty, with lyrics by "Wizard" co-writer, Yip Harburg:


Anonymous said...

i skipped right over the questions and listened to judy's pipes.

Bob said...

Always a good plan. That gal had a little talent, maybe just a smidge!