Welcome to Spirit theme for WordPress live demo. This theme features:
Download it here.
This area can be used for displaying anything you want. For example, you could show Countdown, a list of upcoming events, Automatic WP Player, MP3 Player for WP, and Stylesheet Chooser, a dropdown box that allows users to choose the style displayed.
Other suggestions include Random Witty Text, displaying random lines of text from a separate text file, Random Posts, which displays a customizable list of random posts, Random Excerpts, to display random excerpts, and Random Banner, which displays a random image from a directory of images.
Or, you could show users Recent Comments, which quotes the most recent comments and links them to the post, Recent Posts, getting the most-recent post content or excerpt by category, Email Notification, allowing users to sign up to be notified when an entry is made to your weblog, via email, and GetWeather, which allows you to show your current weather conditions. See Available Plugins for more ideas of what to put here.