First week: Pop Culture


This page is a place for us to store useful links -- and pictures! -- of our time together during First Week 2010.

Organizations/people to meet with:

Bethlehem Lutheran Church . Spirit Garage . Jacob’s Well . Sculpture Garden . Rosedale AMC

“Texts” we’ll engage

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World . An anthropological introduction to YouTube .

Our stories

The encounter (by Joshua), Trek wars (by Andrew), Traffic system of a Downer (by Gwen), Spoiled wars (by Rusty),  I don’t know what you did last night (by ??), The ordinary life of stars (by??), Back to the hot tub! (by Andy), SNL’s supply closet (by??), Trolling for reality (by Carl), Through new eyes at the Fair (by Melinda), Wickedly involved (by Miranda), Emmy nod for autism (by Mary)

Church resources

Common good radio for kids . BustedHalo . Rock and Theology . U2 and Theology . Children’s Literature .


Visio divina . Theological reflection

Their delight is in the law of the Lord,

And they meditate

On God’s teaching

Day and night.

They are like trees

Planted by streams of water,

Bearing fruit in due season,

With leaves that do not wither;

Psalm 1