Tuesday, August 5, 2008

Koinonia Blog, Firefox addons, Go!Animate, Bible on Blackberry, Webon

Koinonia Blog
A new blog sponsored by Zondervan has been started recently with the goal of encouraging "biblical-theological conversations for the community of Christ." It is a group blog with a list of contributors of whom you will probably recognize many. Check out the "Monday with Mounce" series on translation of the Greek NT. Part of their self-description includes:

Chiefly—and you may have already picked this up from
the name of our blog—we want to build real koinonia, community by intimate
participation. We think the conversations here, though digital, will impact the
community of Christ. They will be appropriate for the academy, church, and
Looks like they have other some other interesting stuff planned as well. (HT: Euangelion)

Firefox addons

Iyov has updated his list of Firefox addons and other ways he is customizing Firefox.


I keep looking for ways to 're-present' the biblical stories. Go!Animate is a quick, free, and easy way to create animations. HERE is an example I put together in less than 5 minutes of an old classroom joke... (HT: Jane's)

Bible on your Blackberry

OliveTree announced a beta version of their BibleReader for the Blackberry. (Laridian also has the tools for Bible study on a Blackberry.)

Webon provides "smart website publishing for free." It really is incredibly easy to get a website up and running in no time. It's hosted for free on their server. They have "kits" that provide templates to get you started. There are some limits to the free version, but you can go pretty far. [HT: PCWorld]

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