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"It'd be a shame if anything were to happen to this nice question of yours."

COMPUTER BACKGROUND: Experienced (enthusiast) animator in blender and povray, interested in applying skills to iphone game dev. I'm fluent in using povray's "C-like" scene description language to make complex projects, and have been studying Objective C tutes like mad for months.

DAY JOB: Semiconductor failure analysis.

RELIGIOUS BACKGROUND: Raised in LC-MS Lutheranism. Currently member of evangelical (Chinese) congregation. Religious influences: Luther's theology of the Cross, the "free grace" sermons of Tullian Tchividjian, Dietrich Bonhoeffer's Cost of Discipleship, Ron Sider's Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger.


Dec
20
answered How Does the Big Bang theory compare to Biblical Creation?
Dec
20
asked How pure were the witnesses of the martyrs?
Oct
26
answered How do Christians respond to and/or explain the similarities between other societies' Gods and that of Jesus
Oct
24
asked What's a list of theological terms to describe how one approaches the bible?
Oct
23
asked What have prominent theologians said about Halloween?
Oct
17
asked What are Lutheran teachings on salutary effects of communion?
Oct
17
asked Did church fathers ever deal with “Bible requires brutality” critics?
Oct
16
answered Can a gay/lesbian person get to heaven?
Oct
14
asked What evidence do we have that Blind Bartimaeus approached Jesus naked?
Oct
13
asked Why do many churches use grape juice in communion?
Oct
12
asked Does the Lutheran view of pope as AntiChrist stem from doctrine of justification?
Oct
8
asked What is source of myth that the deceased become angels?
Oct
6
asked What evidence is there that the Herodians were distinct from mainstream Phariseeism?
Oct
6
answered Under a Protestant perspective what sort of ‘sacrifices’ as a symbolic priest can a believer perform within the ‘priesthood’ of all believers?
Oct
4
answered Other than the Bible, what should I read?
Oct
3
answered Why do people say that God denounces the handicapped in the Bible?
Sep
28
asked What is theological root of global warming skepticism?
Sep
24
asked Can theological trends explain reasons for male / female divide in (US) worship?
Sep
23
asked What are the reasons for having special names for God/ Jesus?
Sep
19
answered Biblical literalness and the speed of light