No matter what you may think about soldiers and police, this makes a good point. Christians should cherish and venerate those people who live the values of Jesus more than those who live the values of the military-industrial or prison-industrial complexes. What Real Heroes Look Like — from The Naked Jesus blog Over the … More What Real Heroes Look Like
I recently acquired my own copy of Rob Bell‘s book, Love Wins, which made quite a splash when it came out. I read it a few years ago, and it may be a while before I read it again, so this is not a book review. Consider it a few observations about the reaction to … More On Love Wins
Religion is about how you relate to the Supreme Being or God. That relationship has to impact and be reflected in what you do in this world or it’s not real. So, those who have no faith will never understand that religious beliefs are inseparable from public actions. It’s not about living in a secular … More Musings on Religious Faith
If you’ve read my personal blog (Minister Is A Verb), you may have noticed the page called Sources of Inspiration. One such source is Discordianism. As this is not widely-known nor well-understood, mentions of Discordianism often leads to the question, “What the heck is that?!?” Discordia or Eris was the Greco-. Roman goddess of chaos. … More What the Heck is Discordianism?