Blog U. 5/26/06

Old Book

Christians and Cosmetic Surgery — An Expanding Debate, Albertmohler.com — Should Christians seek cosmetic surgery? That is a pressing question that gets to the heart of our current cultural moment. As a society, we have corrupted the vision of beauty to the extent that some persons have procedure after procedure, entailing medical risk and using finite resources. Listen to Mohler’s radio show on the same topic here.
How to Mark a Book, Between Two Worlds — Scot McKnight has a helpful post on how to mark a book when you read it. See also Mortimer Adler’s more detailed essay on How to Mark a Book, which begins in this way: “You know you have to read ‘between the lines’ to get the most out of anything. I want to persuade you to do something equally important in the course of your reading. I want to persuade you to write between the lines. Unless you do, you are not likely to do the most efficient kind of reading.”

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