Posted on June 19, 2011

Fathers's Day.  We celebrate, or at least turn our attention to the role of fathers.  From the beginning of time, the role, "Father" has been central to the existence and procreation of humans. Perhaps no role, or word has been more under attack than this one.  (more…)

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Before there were Places and Planets

Posted on May 6, 2011

Before there were place and planets, while geography had yet to be invented, there was the Ongoing Expression of the Eternally Creating One. This Expression was always with the One-Who-Was-Speaking and It  was itself, the One-Who-Was-Speaking. (more…)

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Don’t have the Sense I was born with…

Posted on April 29, 2011

So recently I've been a bit taken by the perceptual mechanisms that Adam and Eve might have had that we do not.  We see in Genesis 2 that there were trees in the garden (I know what those look like) and these trees had things like knowledge and life growing on the branches (I have NO IDEA what those things look like!). (more…)

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A Saturday Kind of Season

Posted on April 23, 2011

Yesterday we celebrated something which, at the time of the actual event, was not celebrated but mourned.  The death of Jesus was, to most, a shocking and devastating end to a soaring hope.   All the faith that His followers put in Him collapsed to the sound of a clanging hammer. (more…)

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Christmas…Then New Year

Posted on December 28, 2010

This is THAT week.  You know the one.  The how-did-last-year-turn-out week, and the what-do-I-hope-next-year-becomes week.  We give 2010 a grade, and we prepare to give 2011 an assignment. (more…)

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Amazing Humans

Posted on December 23, 2010

This started as a Facebook status update, but quickly grew too long, and I knew my trusty WordPress would let me use as many words as I wanted.... (more…)

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Peace on Earth, Goodwill to men NOW!

Posted on December 19, 2010

"And the angel said unto them, Be not afraid; for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which shall be to all the people: for there is born to you this day in the city of David a Saviour, (more…)

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It’s like having Lasik…sort of.

Posted on December 2, 2010

In a moment I saw myself differently.  Nothing has ever been the same.  It was a simple thing, but it simply changed the lens through which I viewed everything. (more…)

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What if its not what you think?

Posted on November 20, 2010

So this turn on a dime, moments-ago-atheist had messed up communion, and then messed up the sacred "no drinking, no bars" commandment.  I forgot to mention I was baptized twice in one day, (more…)

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I was pretty sure I had messed it all up…

Posted on November 16, 2010

I was pretty sure I had messed it all up.  What happened next has stayed with me forever. (more…)

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