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Isis, ISIS, and Apotheosis of the 266th Pope


There has been a tremendous amount of internet buzz and speculation regarding the dates of 9/23 and 9/24/2015. Some Christian groups were predicting the rapture. Others were predicting a major ISIS terrorist attack. Still others were expecting an assassination attempt … Continue reading

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Preppers and the Spiritual But Not Religious


Despite the health hazards assumed by living in an age of crisis, I am happy to be alive at this fantastically interesting period of history. Entrenched institutions everywhere are being revolutionized and the ensuing conflicts and dispersions of ideas and … Continue reading

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Prayer vs. Meditation


The title of this blog makes it sound as if prayer and meditation are mutually opposed. I don’t hold this view, but I know that this is the predominant view among fundamentalist Christians, Jews, and Muslims. In this blog, I … Continue reading

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Bill Nye vs. Ken Ham on Evolution vs. Creation


Regarding the recent debate between Bill Nye “The Science Guy” and Ken Ham, president of Answers in Genesis (AiG), I have a few thoughts: Ken Ham is not a scientist. Science is a process involving logical methods and accountability designed … Continue reading

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What if churches taught meditation?


What if the practice of meditation was no longer seen as taboo in church? What if it was no longer seen as a threat to Christianity? What if meditation classes were taught in conjunction with classes on prayer? I wonder… … Continue reading

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What is The Word of God?


What is the Word of God? Is It the Bible? Is It the Koran? Does It boom from the sky? Or whisper – still and small – behind the eye? Is It Yeshua or Jesus? Is It Vishnu or Me? … Continue reading

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Sketchbook of Ideas


Over the next few weeks and months, I hope to have time to crystalize some thoughts that have been brewing for many years – thoughts that deviate from what is considered mainstream Christian doctrine. I have refrained from discussing these … Continue reading

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