Here’s my ex-temp ramble in response to the line “momentum succumbs to entropy” seen elsewhere … “On the one hand … but then on the other hand …” + and you can say entropy succumbs...Read More
This is my response to a comment about a certain church’s Christian – or Biblical – Worldview training. The original post was at “SlopeSitter’s” new blog. Hey, nice to find this blog!...Read More
John Howard Yoder vigorously believes that Jesus’ teaching was very practical and very this-worldly. The spiritual, metaphysical, theological, religious meaning of his life and teaching – in Jesus’ mind and in...Read More
We visited the Tutankhamen exhibit at the Field Museum in Chicago with my daughter and her family on Tuesday. Of course the Field is awesome, and the Tut exhibitions are moving. But I had two reactions that I’ve not had...Read More
I’ve been over at that nursing blog again (see “Fear and Courage in the Ambulance”). Here are some quotes about a Norwegian philosopher-nurse justifying compassion as a basic value. Kari Martinsen is an intense...Read More
One of my sons said he has to write a paper on how he knows what he knows. That got me going. It’s a very fundamental part of being a Christian in practical terms in this world. Here’s what I wrote … I’m...Read More
This quote may seem a bit dense the first time through; but it’s worth it. (It’s from a text in philosophical theology – Faith Seeking Understanding – by Robert Earl Cushman.) I find it very pertinent to...Read More
“There is no greater need in our time than that those who teach religion should concern themselves, not with tightening up the machinery, developing organization, or arranging more meetings; but rather to make Jesus real...Read More
Let your gentleness
be apparent to all;
the Lord is near.
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