May wonder blow through me like a winter storm and tear the tidy yard of my knowing to pieces. Ryan Meeks
In view of a universe 13.7 billion years old and 14 billion LIGHT years in scale (and expanding in every direction at the speed of light), I’m learning to seek the questions even more than the answers. We have not reached the top of the mountain. The final word doesn’t belong to us. Our era … Continue reading Curiosity Required!
Well, I’m headed home. Surgery went well. Now to chill for a bit at home whining about my sore ribs. Before I left the hospital I had some time to reflect on the experience. First, thanks to everyone for all the love and support. We felt it. I felt it. I was carried by it. … Continue reading “What do you mean… like, a Spirit Animal?”
I will return from Mexico (a vacation we planned a year ago. What fortuitous timing!) to meet with a surgeon and do a biopsy on what looks like Lymphoma. It’s been wild to witness the veritable dumptruck of medical advice and horrible theology that people are offering me. It makes me wonder if my cancer … Continue reading “You probably have cancer”
Healthy Spirituality is about falling back in love with life, with the Mystery of it all, the Oneness through which everything is ever-emerging, and to interrupt humanity’s addiction to narritives of despair with the burning light of hope. Healthy Spirituality ruptures and dismantles our socialization to hate and divide. To wound and to kill. We … Continue reading Random Reflections on Human Spirituality.
I have nothing to say about how to run a global military superpower. I do not have a political science degree. I am not an elected official. I am not a Republican or a Democrat. I am trying to become a Christian. I’m not one yet because I understand that to mean “little Christ”, a … Continue reading Who would Jesus ban?
Trump is president. Of like, America. It’s real. It happened. Today. The twitterverse is aflame with people’s reactions, laments, and rants. Facebook is a veritable smorgasbord of conflict-inducing memes and one-liners. Whether you’re a whiny liberal socialist, a bigoted alt-right conservative, or elitist libertarian with family ties to Moby, you’re sure to find stuff on … Continue reading Happy Innaguration Day?