Tag Archives: Bible

Seeds of New Life

Bean Rising

About a week ago we planted various seeds for our first garden here in California: swiss chard, okra, bush roma beans, butter lettuce, arugula, sweet corn and leeks, to be adorned with marigolds and zinnias. Seeds are now pushing their … Continue reading

Posted in 21st Century Spirituality, Reflections and Questions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Stratego: A Poor Strategy for Life

StrategoSmall

My Uncle Frank came to visit my grandparents every summer when I was growing up. He and I would play games and cards hour after hour. I particularly liked Stratego, a board game in which two players pit their armies … Continue reading

Posted in 21st Century Spirituality, Reflections and Questions, Spiritual Direction | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Pecking Order: A Brief Followup to Chik-fil-A

Chicken

In reading the flurry of online activity about Chik-fil-A’s financial support of anti-gay marriage groups, I finally realized what’s actually going on here beneath the veneer of Bible quotes and the first amendment. The voices of privilege, in this case evangelical … Continue reading

Posted in Reflections and Questions, Take Action, Topics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment