Category Archive: christ

Sesssions, I’m Calling Bull Shit on Your Understanding of Romans

Sesssions, I’m Calling Bull Shit on Your Understanding of Romans

As a follower of Jesus, I am called to love others, to accept then for who they are, to embrace the marginalized, to openly serve the poor, those in need. I am called to see no one as “illegal.” I am called to walk with those who are being treated unjustly in our world. If we are unable to treat those who enter our land with love, grace, compassion and acceptance, we need to question who we are as a nation; we need to question our faith and wonder if we are truly following the teachings of the Divine through Jesus.

 

Vital Signs

Vital Signs

What is the health of your Congregation? What are the vital signs? There’s been a great deal of conversation lately centering on an idea of being a …

 

A Voice on Immigration

A Voice on Immigration

I am certain we can all agree that America is the greatest country on earth. Over the past decades, our America greatness has been under assault …

 

Whispering and Shouting

Whispering and Shouting

“If you are listening, truly listening, you will hear the living Voice of the Divine when it whispers past your ear even during the storms …

 

Our Weird Uncle Robin

Our Weird Uncle Robin

I’m the kind of guy who could care less about a celebrity, movie stars, TV actors, sports figures and others never had an impact on …

 

The Parable of the Greedy CEO

The Parable of the Greedy CEO

Jesus had just finished talking with the crowed that had gathered and was getting ready to kick back and relax, when someone from the back …

 

What is Sin? (Excerpt from The Naked Jesus)

What is Sin? (Excerpt from The Naked Jesus)

So, what is sin? The collective narrative describes sin as the breaking, or transgression, of God’s Commands, but what does this mean? What commands are we …

 

Openly Carrying a Firearm

Openly Carrying a Firearm

With all the stories concerning openly carrying a firearm in public (here, here and here for example), I have to cry, because I haven’t been …

 

A Personal Creed

A Personal Creed

As a follower of the Teaching of Jesus I seek to walk… In Love; I believe in the power of love to change my heart and …

 

Jesus in the Uncanny Valley

Jesus in the Uncanny Valley

The uncanny valley In the worlds of robotics and 3D computer animation there is this amazing concept called The Uncanny Valley. The evolution of this concept started …