Category: Christianity

Lent 07: Day 20 – Commitments and Honor

 William  March 15, 2007  0 Comments on Lent 07: Day 20 – Commitments and Honor

We are half of the way through our journey, and I will tell you that it has been tough keeping up with the demands of posting. However, I love blogging and blogs. The Internet has given us all chances to…

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Lent 07: Day 19 – Data Integrity

 William  March 14, 2007  0 Comments on Lent 07: Day 19 – Data Integrity

The purpose of history and the work of historians is to analyze and explain the past, its meaning and implications for how we got where we are and where we are going. For example, in the United States, it is…

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Lent 07: Day 18 – Lying

 William  March 13, 2007  0 Comments on Lent 07: Day 18 – Lying

Yesterday I began talking about truth and its relationship to love. To be truthful eventually involves sacrifice. There will come a moment when telling the truth will cost you something. Not to belabor the pun but that is the moment…

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Lent 07: Day 16S – Joy and Suffering

 William  March 11, 2007  0 Comments on Lent 07: Day 16S – Joy and Suffering

Today, Sunday, is my day of Eucharist. One synonym is the Great Thanksgiving. We are called to come to the table and sit down beside Christ and the Apostles, and share with all who have come before, are, and who…

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Lent 05: Day 16 – Right Moments

 William  March 10, 2007  3 Comments on Lent 05: Day 16 – Right Moments

I have been trying to clean up my office a bit today. It definitely needs it. Whenever I do that, I always run across something on a piece of paper or Post It note that I had written but forgotten….

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Lent 07: Day 15 – Inexplicable Occurrences

 William  March 9, 2007  0 Comments on Lent 07: Day 15 – Inexplicable Occurrences

Work was frustrating today. I kept finding program problems that when corrected required me to redo many of the screen shots and explanations in the documentation I am writing. It feels like you have redo what you have just done,…

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Lent 07: Day 14 – Sometimes…

 William  March 8, 2007  0 Comments on Lent 07: Day 14 – Sometimes…

Sometimes love is tired. The eleven disciples who shared the end of the Passover meal with Jesus all claimed to love him. They all said that they would die with him if necessary and of course would never deny him….

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Lent 07: Day 13

 William  March 7, 2007  0 Comments on Lent 07: Day 13

We are going through Winter’s last gasp here in the Mid-Atlantic region. It is in the 20’s and we have had a couple of inches of snow. Driving to and from work today wasn’t too bad, but I purposely left…

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Lent 07: Day 12

 William  March 6, 2007  0 Comments on Lent 07: Day 12

“A faithful friend is a strong defense: and he that has found him, has found a treasure. Sirach 6:14 Jesus had a lot to say about friends. He even called some of his contemporaries friends. He called Lazarus his friend….

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Lent 07: Day 11

 William  March 5, 2007  0 Comments on Lent 07: Day 11

I think it is time to move away from the discussion of agape for a while. I fully intend to come back to it, but for now a change of scenery we do us good, so we will shift to…

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