All those versions

So I met a guy the other day while working.  After he heard  I went to bible college got a degree in theology and had a master’s from seminary he informed me that while he wasn’t spiritual he did take some philosophy from different religions such as Buddhism and from Christianity and even some from…

Changing Dirty Filters

I recently was working a job where I did maintenance. A common problem was with our air movers. Air returns have filters. Our houses have filters. Filters grab the particles of dirt and dust out of the air so we do not breathe them.  But when our filters get dirty and need change they can…

A re-New Hope

Writing straight theology is easy for me, but returning to my personal walk is a challenge. Sometimes I get overwhelmed, sometimes I have to be honest about where I am. These words from the Cure’s song Maybe Someday sometimes haunt me. No I won’t do it again, I don’t want to pretend If it can’t…

Upon the Bible can I only claim

I was hoping to mop up all the messiness from the last entry in a self contained blog. But this problem is so big that it could not all fit in one entry.  I hope I made the case that our current problem is our need to be accepted on both sides of the debate….