What’s squeezing you in its grip? Work? Family? Life? To feel squeezed means to experience pressure. There is a subject (what is squeezing) and object (what is being squeezed). If … Continue reading What’s squeezing you in its grip?
What’s standing in the way between you and feeling fine? In the spiritual life, the end always remains resurrection. Every story concludes with reunion between God and humanity. When things … Continue reading What’s standing in the way between you and feeling fine?
Twitter is an echo chamber. Each one of us can emphasize the ideas we like, and we can hide the ones with which we disagree. We can block people and … Continue reading The Theology of Twitter
Juan Luis Segundo (1925-1996) was a Uruguayan Jesuit priest and theologian. He is one of the essential voices in Latin American liberation theology. He believed that theology should be transformative … Continue reading Theological Thursdays: Juan Luis Segundo—“Is it still possible…”
What went wrong with the Southern Baptists? In one word, fear. A February 9, 2019, Houston Chronicle article revealed 700 victims of Southern Baptist sexual abuse over 20 years. But, before … Continue reading What went wrong with the Southern Baptists?
Does God Give Us More Than We Can Handle? No. Sometimes life does, and when it does, people need to be God’s hands and feet and we need to help … Continue reading Does God Give Us More Than We Can Handle?
Each one of us lives within our time frame. It seems strange to judge someone from another time period by the standards of today. Virginia Governor Ralph Northam is experiencing … Continue reading Past Sins, Current Events, & Ralph Northam
Who wrote the Bible? I was reading Wolfhart Pannenberg’s Systematic Theologyas part of my New Year’s resolution. He referenced Quenstedt which sent me down a rabbit hole. Johannes Andreas Quenstedt was a … Continue reading Who wrote the Bible?
The Road to Edmond (2019, Dir. David Trotter) takes viewers on a road trip. It follows the classic buddy film genre. Larry and Cleo cross paths and, with a slight … Continue reading The Road to Edmond – A Review
How can we find God’s grace while waiting? I have considered this question before here. Today, I have one of those experiences that are both a blessing and bane at … Continue reading Finding God’s Grace While Waiting
How do we experience time? Each day passes. Many of us go through our routines but never think about the mystery of time. Consider St. Augustine’s explanation of time. How … Continue reading How do we experience time?
How can we pause and follow God each day? What does following God each day look like? Intentionality Following God is a decision. We decide to make Christ the king … Continue reading Following God Each Day