Wednesday, January 07, 2009

Best of 2008

Here's the short list of the best of 2008 (take "best" in a mostly trivial sense)

Best Movie: Slumdog Millionare
close seconds: Dark Knight, There Will be Blood

Best Book Fiction: The Great Divorce by C.S. Lewis
Honorable Mentions: the Samurai by Shusako Endo; The Bridges at Toko-Riby James Michener; A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle;
The Death of Ivan Ilyich
by Leo Tolstoy

Best Book Biography:
The Road to Lost Innocence by Somaly Mam

Best Book - Theological: The Gospel According to Jesusby John Macarthur
honorable mentions: Crazy Loveby Francis Chan; The Cross and Christian Ministryby D.A. Carson

Best Album:
Keith Green: The Live Experience

Best Trip: Driving to Canada and back with my honey

Best Youth Group Memory:
Missions trip to NYC
honorable mentions: Having Joe live with us, Seeing Joe and Anai lead youth group, Youth led worship band

Best Adventure: Lobster Fishing on San Clemente Island with Dad

Best Kisser:

Sarah Freiberg

Happy New Year!

1 comment:

SEZ said...

Dude! I loved Slumdog! Such a gritty look at growing up in the slums... and through an engaging story too.