Archive for ‘January, 2011

Of Reality and of Reality

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We just watched the movie Inception about a group of people who are able to in effect live into each others’ dream worlds …and as the dream world goes, one through imagination and projection is able to extract knowledge and manipulate reality, skew it towards our own perceptions and projections as to the way life […] Read more »

Of Social Justice

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Every now and then I get asked the question about why we talk so much about social justice around All Saints, in preaching, and teaching and conversation….The short answer, of course, is that’s pretty much what the whole of scripture both Hebrew and New Testament talks about. Jesus said it best in all three of the synoptic […] Read more »

Of a Pale Light

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  “And when he rode past, I seen he was carrying fire in a horn the way people used to do, and I could see the horn from the light inside of it. About the color of the moon. And in the dream I knew that he was going on ahead and that he was […] Read more »

Of Wintry Hearts

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There are crises in our family right now…In my immediate family and among the families of my siblings. In the Koine Greek the word for crisis literally means ‘remaking’. Somehow in our culture we think, I think, that crises are avoidable; just follow the rules, be a good parent, study hard, be honest, carry a […] Read more »