Archive for July, 2009

Order & Disorder

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

Generally speaking, disorder in your environment is an expression of disorder in your soul. On the other hand, order in your environment can be a cover for the disorder of your soul. Furthermore, disorder in your environment can be an indication that you are bringing order to your soul. As far as me personally, my [...]

Incomplete

Saturday, July 18th, 2009

Without our product you are incomplete.

Emerging Church/Church Tradition

Saturday, July 11th, 2009

Those who know me know that historical rootedness, The Christian Tradition, and liturgy are important to my understanding and practice of the Faith. For this reason, Paula sent me a link to a post about the Emerging Church and the Christian Tradition by the Reverend Dr. Leander Harding who teaches Pastoral Theology and is the [...]

My Confession

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

“Hi, my name is Anthony, and I… I’m a theologian” “Hi Anthony!” the crowd said in unison, as the smell of coffee and cigarette smoke weighed heavy in the air. Anthony continued, “I guess it all started when I was about 18 years old, and had some kind of religious experience. I made a decision [...]

Freedom Under (Great) Pressure

Saturday, July 4th, 2009

Please pardon me as I take an existentialist turn during this national holiday. Regarding human nature, I think it is sound to say we are free. I also think it is critically important to qualify this by saying that our freedom operates under great pressure, the pressure of historical, socio-cultural, genetic and intrapersonal forces. The [...]