Daily Archives: 23 July 23, 2007

Safest Seat on a Plane: Popular Mechanics Investigates How to Survive a Crash

In short . . . sit in the back.  Link But it was this pic that caught my attention.

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Faith’s ban on tranfusions spurs ‘bloodless’ surgeries

Surgeons worked Thursday to save a 74-year-old Oakland man’s life — and abide by his religious conviction — as they performed emergency open-heart surgery without giving him a blood transfusion. As a Jehovah’s Witness, LeRoy Grant believes the Bible forbids … Continue reading

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’24’ to get female president

The United States will have a female president next year — on the Fox TV series “24.” Tony Award-winning actress Cherry Jones will play President Allison Taylor when the show about the exploits of counterterrorism agent Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland) … Continue reading

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What happens to items seized at airports

Ripping open one of four waist-high cardboard boxes on a cargo bay here, Steve Ekin pulled out corkscrews, pocketknives and assorted hand tools before finding an electric impact drill as long as his arm. “You’d think people would know better,” … Continue reading

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LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention Growing on iTunes

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)–Individuals searching for everything from Beth Moore Bible studies to Vacation Bible School songs need look no further than their iTunes account. In 2006, LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention began placing downloadable audio files on … Continue reading

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At Home with a Plural Family

The Salt Lake Tribune has an interesing audio interview (less than 3 minutes) of a family that practices polygamy. Link

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My Bible Community Got Sturminated

Yesterday my Bible Community at Irving Bible Church got the unique opportunity to have sports radio 1310 The Ticket’s Bob Sturm of BaD Radio come talk to our class.  In short, he’s a Christian that works in a very non-Christian … Continue reading

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I was not aware . . .

That an original piece of the Kittyhawk actually went to the moon and back. Link

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