Combing the Net – 7/18/2010

Ch-ch-ch-Chia Wall — Ohio is testing a new eco-friendly sound-reducing wall on a stretch of Interstate 70. They’ll be building a giant “chia wall”, and then watch it grow!

Best Hockey Fights of the Season — Here are a couple of the top videos from the 2009-2010 season, with a link provided to all of the other nominees.

How to Plan a “Man-treat” — Greg Gilbert presents a great idea to help men hold each other accountable while challenging and encouraging one another, all while having a great time together. Sounds like a blast!

What Does It Mean to “Abide in Christ”? — A useful explanation of this biblical expression. Be sure to check out the video at the end of the post… it’s beautiful!

Last night my wife and I watched the 1955 film, “A Man Called Peter”. It’s about the Presbyterian minister Peter Marshall, and it’s really fantastic. Interestingly enough, the movie is based off a book by the same title written by Marshall’s wife Catherine, who also write the novel Christy. Portions of many of Marshall’s sermons are included in the movie. Here’s one:

From the sublime to the ridiculous; here’s a clip from the 2010 ESPY’s making fun of the movie, “The Blind Side”.

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