After viewing this movie, I was disappointed to see several negative reviews of the film based on superficial technicalities or a lack of willing re-imagination in comparison with the original book and film. (You can read said reviews here (NYTimes), here (Common Sense Media), and here (TheAtlantic) for what it’s worth.) If you’ve never read [...]
It doesn’t matter how many letters are behind your name; all most people see when you respond with your superior emojis is your behind...
You won’t need to be superman or superwoman then… because you’ll find that you are the very beating heart of this Savior-Superman.
Enter that time of year when I want to bake zucchini, cranberry, and pumpkin bread all on the same day; eat and drink cinnamon by the barrel-full, never close my windows, keep a bowl of candy on the table, and play instrumental Christmas jazz throughout the entire house: Oh, Autumn, how I revel in thee! [...]
In a world desiring peace but demanding justice, the Church must keep in focus the fact that the whole of the Gospel is both.
I know what some of you are thinking today – Man, I bought those ‘Welcome Jesus’ posters for my Rapture Party for nothing! Once again, and again as Jesus already said it would be, September 23rd has come and gone without the mysterious deflating of strewn and orphaned, Christian accessories around the world. Are [...]
Hate exists beneath every label...
It is hard to move on when you can’t imagine anything different. You grow up and grow up under this little sphere of what makes your world right. Maybe that ‘right’ is a person, a job, that magazine-worthy house, a certain schedule, white-picket-fenced routines; that wardrobe, that car, that body, that degree, that kind of [...]
Those of us who believe that what is swept under the carpet doesn’t bother us do not understand how powerful the unconscious is. It is precisely that which is unconscious that creates anxiety, depression, phobias, and disastrous relating experiences. – Theodore Isaac Rubin, M.D., One To One My chest hurt and I felt like I [...]
So, is religion itself timeless or a pawn of the times? It seems whichever you believe, good business is the pimped-out ride to eternal bliss. While conducting research, many moons ago, for an undergrad religion paper, I was struck by how similar the missional goals of Jainism and Christianity are when talking about modern movements. [...]