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Chickens After Dark

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  Chickens after dark I hear you call You know my name I long for God Tell me your secrets Your eye leans in Bawk Bawk Bawk Bawk That was it Everything’s not dead after all      

A Cosmology of Darkness

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  The darkness was. The darkness is. The darkness will be. The darkness is God.   The voice of all voices calls to us. Staring past the stars. The heavens speak and we hear. The abyss reminds us.   The deeper we go. The closer we are drawn. In the darkness is infinity. Eternity is […]

The Darkness: A Meditation

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  In the stillness of the night, you know me. The mist reminds me. Though the mind might wander, you remain steady in the nothing that is everything. The absence of light paints a glorious portrait of mystery. The crickets speak the word. In the echoes of yesterday and tomorrow, you speak of today. The […]

Killing Jesus and Saving the Church: A Holy Week Manifesto

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I don’t really like going to church. There are some ministers who love the mystery and majesty of it all no matter what. Not me. I am so tired of the modern presentation of Jesus that I have mentally and spiritually dropped out. Week after week, church leaders use their pulpits to demand more money […]

The First Throuple

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Three men married each other in a traditional Buddhist ceremony on Valentine’s Day in Uthai Thani Province, Thailand. Joke, Bell and Art have become famous sharing their beautiful story of love and commitment. While critics have said their relationship makes a mockery of marriage, I can only say that the Thai throuple has strengthened my […]

Jesus Sells Drugs: An Easter Message

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I have known many Easters. I remember one Easter morning as a child realizing Jesus quite literally loved us to death.  I was overwhelmed by the enormity of such love.  Later that same day, I looked up at a depiction of Noah’s Ark and thought that this Jesus of love sounded much better than the […]

The Trouble with Bishop Spong and Embracing the Mystery of Faith

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I often prayed a familiar prayer when I was a child and remember one line very well, “If I die before I wake, I pray the Lord my soul to take.”  That line scared the shit out of me when I was a kid, but now there is some comfort in laying down my head […]

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