Monday, January 21, 2008

Free Hugs

This video is reportedly one of the most popular on YouTube with nearly 23 million viewings:

We used it as a "pre-service element" (which is a "prelude" in the post-modern vernacular) in one of our church services this past weekend.

I could analyze this and we could discuss the social and spiritual implications of this work. Or we could just be grateful that some hippies in Sydney, Australia did something extra cool and thank the Lord for small gestures of kindness and charity.


Heidi said...

This made me smile, laugh, cry, and cheer!!! Thanks for sharing, Barry!


Heidi said...

And, yeah... I am going to have to put this on my blog, too. THANKS!

Shoemaker Family said...

Thinking & Praying for you guys across the miles. Love you guys - Shoemakers