Category: Christianity

Archetypical Heroes

 William  June 17, 2005

My wife and went to see Batman Begins tonight. We enjoyed the movie immensely. You may want to know that at the end of the movie most of the people in the theater stood up and clapped and some cheered….

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Flag Day

 William  June 14, 2005  1 Comment on Flag Day

Today is Flag Day in the United States. The purpose of the day is to commemorate the adoption of the official flag of the United States, which happened on June 14, 1777, by resolution of the Second Continental Congress. In…

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Friday Potpourri

 William  June 10, 2005  7 Comments on Friday Potpourri

There are so many things going on this week, and my mind is going in so many directions, it has been hard to focus on anything but my book for any length of time. So today I decided to just…

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Usury And Calvin: A Question

 William  June 5, 2005  4 Comments on Usury And Calvin: A Question

I have recently come across some writings that call into biblical question the whole framework of modern economics (re: interest-generating loans without which our current socio-economic structure could not exist). By way of example, this post, What Love Is This?…

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Look At Me; Ain’t I Wonderful?

 William  June 3, 2005  2 Comments on Look At Me; Ain’t I Wonderful?

If you haven’t read it already, you owe it to yourself to the read the May 26, 2005 column of Peggy Noonan. The focus of her column is the gang of fourteen, those six Democrat and six Republican Senators who…

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The Juncture Of Being Born Again And Having Faith

 William  May 30, 2005  3 Comments on The Juncture Of Being Born Again And Having Faith

My Knowing God study with the three men from my former church comes to an end next week. We have decided to continue with a new book, MegaShift until one of our members finishes selling his house and moves to…

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A Plea For Help

 William  May 24, 2005  3 Comments on A Plea For Help

Responding to a comment left on my blog I went to the site of Miss O’Hara, only to be taken aback by the overwhelming anguish and dispair this child of God is expressing, by her total sense of loss. My…

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Round The Bend And Back Again

 William  May 17, 2005  1 Comment on Round The Bend And Back Again

My wife called me this morning (we talk every morning – she at her jobsite – me working from my home office). She noted that I hadn’t posted anything on the blog in a while and she wondered when there…

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Humility, The Blogosphere, And The Family Of God

 William  May 11, 2005  7 Comments on Humility, The Blogosphere, And The Family Of God

It doesn’t take much reading around the blogosphere to encounter thinkers and intellects who can make me feel like a person of diminished capacity and I often imagine that I have accidentally stumbled into an AP <insert chosen specialty here>…

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Potty Training Poetry

 William  May 5, 2005  3 Comments on Potty Training Poetry

I stumbled across a potty training discourse (thank you, I think, Rebecca) and discovered they even have potty training poetry. That inspired me, sorta. Emancipation Proclamation ©2005 William Meisheid Potty, potty my little child. Away from me have you guiled…

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