Theology

Undone

I am undone by I.The I of ideologythat pits itself against the other.Believing it is betterMore white right

On Ramadan, Reconciliation and Being Right

I recently attended a local Iftar dinner at which close to 400 people participated in an evening of delicious food and generous conversation. Muslims, Christians, agnostics, atheists, and likely every creed in…

Maybe

maybe there is life for us after death maybe our final breath is just that and we only exist in what we leave behind maybe our lives are framed by love and…

There’s a crack, a crack in everything

This time last year I suggested that a new world is on her way. I boldly stated, “Empire is everywhere. But I believe tomorrow will tell a different story.” Having barely scraped…

We Who Remain

On the day of God with us, she left. The idling engine betrayed her silent farewell and droned long after the tears Her tears not ours We who remain Remain Forced to…

It’s Time to Pass the Mic.

The recent response to, and the fallout from, #ThingsOnlyChristianWomenHear on various social media platforms was disappointing but not surprising. I have been a Christian long enough to witness the challenges that women…

Truly, Love is the Final Fight

Visiting the Center for Civil and Human Rights today has impacted and renewed my resolve to love more, fear less and refuse to settle for mediocrity. I am inspired and humbled by…

Love risks failure

How would you rate your appetite for risk? A) Risk averse. Nothing ventured, nothing lost. B) Rational risk. Let’s weigh up all the pro’s and con’s and determine the likely benefit and…

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Love overcomes…

When our youngest child, Jireh, was born and we received a diagnosis of Down syndrome our involuntary and instant response was shock and fear. The 15 minutes that followed were one of…

The Unforgiving

In the prayer Jesus taught His disciples, He instructs them to pray this (Matthew 6:12 ESV): And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. Have you ever considered…