JESUS – “If you love me, you will keep my commandments. And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate, to be with you forever. This is the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it… Read More ›
The more I think about it, the more I believe there is a strong relationship between the value we place on public education and the value we get from public officials.
If we want the message of hope to resonate; if we want it to reach this world with the initiative of love; if we want to see real change in response to the truth of the gospel; then our opportunity is to live into hope, to live as if we really believe, to actually be the presence of Jesus.
In the aftermath of Paris there is a lot of talk about human behavior, and I’m concerned that many of these terms seem to represent moving targets, and that the way we respond to horrific events often only serves to muddy the waters, and what we really mean when we say “right,” and “wrong” is often more rooted in self interest than it is something universal, or true.
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into being. What… Read More ›
Yesterday’s post turned out to be an interesting phenomenon. Most visitors were able to read the title, see the picture of tonight’s “Presidential Debate” participants, and still understand that the post wasn’t about Republicans, or about Democrats, or partizan, but was designed to… Read More ›
So this morning I’m going to take a break from my usual content and talk a little about national politics and cynicism. It’s a short distance from throwing around well-timed jokes to sabotaging the entire process, and I think that… Read More ›