Let me begin with dates, since this is a review of the week. I looked up to the shelf where my beautiful desk calendar stood, and it says September. It is October, and I remember turning that page late in August.
Are we always chasing after time, that master who…
Viruses mutate. Just like us, these microbes carry a survival instinct.
Just that now, it is their survival against ours, and time isn’t really on our side, unless we are willing to consider that this protracted disruption may be a summons to rethink all of life.
And rethinking how we…
Avoiding pain is what we all instinctively do. But then, these days, it is everywhere: you read it, hear it, watch it and feel it.
While there is do doubt that humanity has made some great and incredible strides, all the way to Mars, it seems we never ever get…
Where Do You Live?
When I was younger and still learning the mechanics of the English Language, I did not know how to answer this question. We were taught instead to respond to “what is your address?”.
Actually, what I was taught seems accurate.
We do life in many spaces…
This is a pondering, not a prophecy. If you are looking for one of those prophetic type proclamations, this will disappoint. But I am hoping that you may be wondering if there may be a message for humankind when we go through a collective experience like Covid-19++…
Throughout human history…
Following God can mean -
walking in the cool
moving out of your comfort zone
receiving an audacious promise
encountering a strange natural phenomena
watching waters part with some serious threat right behind you
done alone, done with a million
walking right into a desert
going miles for…
I see the battle lines more clearly now.
The division and divergence were bound to happen.
Realist! I had proclaimed most of my growing years, which was really a statement of survival.
When you go to two parties in the same dress, or watch your classmate eat lunch of rice…
There was a time when this was a proper greeting.
It’s still there in holy writ, notably in the many letters Paul wrote to young fledging churches with their many issues. We read them like some dated greeting, all that grace and peace stuff.
But they are not niceties, they…