We live in an uncertain world. Though many folks are entrenched in their beliefs- political, religious, social- being entrenched is different than being certain. Even the most entrenched and convinced to whom I speak are often uncertain as to what will happen if the economy collapses, governments fall, their expectations fail or climate change wreaks […]

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An active shooter in Virginia Beach killing a dozen coworkers and seven coordinated suicide bomb attacks on Easter in Sri Lanka killing 258 have something beyond the tragic loss of life in common. There was nothing that tipped off workers, worshippers and vacationers of the impending attack. In each case, some unremarkable people, unremarkably stood […]

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I write this on Good Friday,.  I have been reading, remembering, meditating and praying throughout the day.  “Jesus Paid It All” is more than a song on this day.  It is difficult to consolidate the events of that wonderfully tragic day about 2,000 years ago.  Marlene and I will join friends at a service this […]

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