Christianity

Ash Wednesday 2008

Today is day one of my 2008 Lenten observance. For several years I have recorded my daily Lenten observations on this blog, partly as a Lenten discipline, but mostly to share my thoughts with others going through the same exercise. You can view my earlier Ash Wednesday (2007, 2006, 2005) postings for additional insights to…

I have not abandoned…

Work is really demanding right now and we are trying to finish a remodel at home, so my brain is exhausted and it is hard to write anything of consequence these days. However, I wanted those of you who stop by from time to time to know I have not abandoned my blog. I guess…

Choices, Then and Now

Life is full of choices. Literally, on a micro (small, detailed) level, every part of our body is filled with mechanisms making choices. On a macro (large, top, conscious) level we continually make choices: what to do now or into the future, what to eat or abstain from, what to say or respond to. On…

Thinking Christians?

I have been concerned over the years as I have noticed how little people actually think about the serious things that turn their life and their eternal destiny. Most people seem to be surfers, some are snorkelers, a few do light diving, very few dive to any depths, and the ones that really attempt deep…