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Whole Lotta Shakin’ Going On

There’s an old saying that is supposed to be a Chinese curse (but isn’t actually Chinese at all), “May you live in interesting times.” The thinking is that peaceful times are boring and secure while interesting times are full of chaos and insecurity. Curse or not it does seem we are living in interesting times.… Read More »

Christmas 2013

“Two possibilities exist: Either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.” Arthur C. Clarke Spent some time this morning reflecting on the meaning of Christmas. Trying to get beyond the orthodox answers administered by seminary professors, preachers, and theologians. Searching deeper than the cultural myths offered by saccharine… Read More »