One comic this week, The New Invaders, sort of the Marvel version of the Justice Society. Old characters in good hands.

Joe was telling me that one of the effects of the tsunami is that water sources have been fouled and cultivations have been salted, in some cases irreplacibly. It struck me as sad as it means the loss of livelihoods and the abandonment of communities whose lives were already on the edge. Such a waste.

New Year’s sermon at church today: our plans, the way we live, and the requirements god has for us.