Monthly Archives: July 2016

Chasing After the Wind

Media, the internet, and our internalized standards tell us to break our hearts to chase success. But what if we realized this was chasing after the wind and chose something else? Continue reading

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You Are SO Grounded

Onions are common as dirt, but so is dirt, and onions put into dirt become beautiful. But how do these simple, smelly things become beautiful? it’s all in the roots. Continue reading

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Bargaining With God

For some reason we have the notion that arguing with God is a Bad Idea because God is big, angry, and implacable. Abraham had a different experience. Continue reading

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Like a Real Disciple

Aw, isn’t that cute. Mary’s acting like she’s a real disciple, silly girl.
Wait, whadaya mean Jesus is treating her like she’s a disciple because she really is one? He’s certainly got the nerve! Continue reading

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The Courageous Samaritan

We’re familiar with the image of the Soppy Samaritan overcome with compassion. It is time to consider the guts it took to do what he did. Continue reading

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A Breastfeeding God

We all know that God is the Big Beard in the Sky, right? But then Isaiah starts talking about nursing and being dandled on knees and what-in-the-world is God up to now. Continue reading

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