First the Anchoress has been given some hard news. Read her post as she deals with the burden of suffering. (HT: Worship Naked)
Then read how an angry and confused person who is losing his faith looks at the church and it's many problems. (HT: Monday Morning Insight) I may be delving into a few of these complaints/insights in the next couple of weeks.
Finally, if you're familiar with the so-called "Toronto Blessing" then you will probably be interested in this bit of commentary from Andrew Strom quoted on the blog Totem To Temple. (HT: Ceruleum Sanctum)