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Our Weekend Reading series continues with a curated selection of fascinating articles—and a few other things—from around the Internet.   Grant Before I get to my recommendations proper, I want to re-up an article we shared out earlier this week from Kotaku: “Therapists Are Using Dungeons & Dragons To Get […]

Weekend Reading 4 – Fourthcoming Awesomeness


Our Weekend Reading series continues with fascinating articles—and a few other things—from around the Internet.   Grant Oddly enough, all of my suggestions this week deal with the written word in one way or another.   From Zachary Totah over at Speculative Faith, an article on discernment in reading: “To […]

Weekend Reading 3 – Return of the Weekend Reading




It’s back! Our Weekend Reading series continues with fascinating articles—and a few other things—from around the Internet. Prepare for unaccountable interest.   Grant “The Crumbling Chicken Church in Java“. A meditation by Luke Harrington over at Christ & Pop Culture on a peculiar Javanese landmark, 2 Kings 4, and what happens […]

Weekend Reading #2 – Second Verse



Hi folks! One of the things we’ve had as a Patreon goal (which we’ve just officially reached) is a weekly post of stuff that’s relevant to StG listeners, or at least that we ourselves like enough to want to share. We’re each going to try to pick three things to […]

STG Weekend Reading #1 – Kickoff


He is not here, for he has risen, as he said. Come, see the place where he lay. -Matthew 28:6 One of the interesting peculiarities of the United Methodist denomination that I belong to is that we rotate our clergy periodically. United Methodist pastors will serve with a local church […]

Out of the Tomb



It’s one of the unfortunate facts of life that where there are young children, there also will be illness, especially once those children start heading off to places where other young children are. Church nurseries, preschools, and elementary schools are, despite the best efforts of the adults working at them, […]

Sick Days for the Gaming Group





Mass Effect: Andromeda is coming out next month, so I’ve dived back into the second and third games in the series. (I skipped the first because I don’t have it as part of a digital game client and I’m not exactly sure where my discs went.) It’s interesting the things […]

Retracing Old Steps




A few sessions back Lambert, my PC in our D&D game, almost died in a fight. The party is a fairly low-level one, and the giant spiders they were fighting could do a decent amount of damage. Lambert was rolling poorly, and the spiders were not – despite his high […]

Heroic Legacies