Archive for the 'Religion' Category

Slip Slidin’ Away

Sunday, May 8th, 2011

Occasionally a phrase or song gets stuck in my thoughts and can’t be easily dislodged. A recent conversation with a new acquaintance brought this Paul Simon tune to mind and now it plays on a repeating track in my mind. Let me tell you how this all came about. My new acquaintance, let’s call her [...]

To This We’ve Come?

Monday, November 9th, 2009

Periodically I am tempted to believe that sanity has a chance on this planet, and then I come across a conversation like this one among “friends” on Facebook. Person 1: “DC Sniper will finally Die.. What a shame the families of the victims arent able to execute him the way THEY see fit” Person 2: [...]

Letter to the President-Elect about the Invocation

Saturday, December 20th, 2008

I’m sure many of us wish we could discuss an issue with Barak Obama personally. And we all realize it is highly unlikely that any message we attempt to get to him will be personally read. If we feel passionately about something, the best we can do is send our thoughts and hope for the [...]