Merry iChristmas from the iBand

Boys and their toys!  Of course, I can’t complain.  I would be up their with them if this were my church.  While not particularly musically gratifying, this is certainly clever, creative and fun. North Point Community Church‘s iBand.  (YouTube Link)… Continue reading

Transcendent

I just came across Eirc Whitacre‘s Virtual Choir, 2010.  His idea is brilliant.  His composition and conducting are glorious.  The finished product is sheer transcendence:  people all over the globe bringing voice to beauty.  This is spectacular:  technology in the service of beautiful, united though individual, human emotive expression—a true global collaborative effort at its finest.  You easily see both… Continue reading

Just Ignore This Unless You’re a Geek

I use John Einselen’s MediaboxAdvanced, from iaian7, on my site for the media shadowboxes. I love it! I’ve had two issues that needed attention. This is a “note to self” on how I fixed them in case I do site upgrades that might break the fixes, and I can’t quickly find the resources to these solutions. Problem 1: Volume Inadequate… Continue reading

Heart Warming

Yesterday I listened to a presenter at Emory who reminded me of something I read years ago when he said it, “The opposite of love isn’t hate. It’s fear.” We live in such fearful times. And I don’t think all fear is unhealthy at all. But this free hugs movement, started by Juan Mann a few years back, points us… Continue reading