FAITH VERSUS KNOWING If your spouse takes the debit card and uses it to buy clothes and groceries do you have faith they’re spending money or do you know they are? See, a lot of us have a belief in the Divine but how many of us genuinely know there is something greater than ourselves? […]Read More TRUSTING GOD AGAINST ALL ODDS
AGE OF ENLIGHTENMENT I’ve spent a great deal of time painting out mysticism to be some sort of Bizarro World view due to how difficult it is for our minds to grasp. Mystics apply a sort of backwards logic similar to Alice through the looking glass that doesn’t exactly translate into words. That being said, […]Read More MATTER FROM MIND- A BIBLICAL TAKE
My last two posts brushed over both scientific rationale and the spiritual worldview respectively. It isn’t my intention to bash either set of ideals or tell anyone that they’re wrong. Most of what I’m driving at is merely meant to provoke questions in the minds of others because I feel we have a lot to […]Read More WHY IS THERE DIVISION?
MY CONCEPT OF GOD Sometimes I feel like I’m on the fringe of every group known to humankind. I tend to be a bit too open to Eastern Philosophy for the taste of most people within my own Church community, Seminary or not. The philosophers find my blending Jewish mysticism with the teachings of Heraclitus […]Read More WHAT IS THE DIVINE NATURE OF REALITY?
What people do to each other in the pursuit of riches has always terrified me. Having never been a lover of things has always set me at odds with society. It’s people I care about. Stray dogs. Lonely cats. Sentient beings with feelings that drive me, not social status and flashy things. I also struggle […]Read More WHEN MONEY TALKS
INFINITY The interesting feature in several of Bruno’s drawings is a sideways 8 that resembles a serpent coiled across itself. This feature has been prominent in several cultures throughout ancient Persia, both Greek and Minoan artwork and is believed to have its roots in Egyptian serpent worship. The reasoning behind it being drawn in a […]Read More AN INFINITE WHAT IF