Amen to that!

“Amen” is an English transliteration of a Greek transliteration of a Hebrew word. In Greek it looks like this: ἀμήν and in Hebrew it looks like this: אָמֵן. Yes, it is a very old word! The basic three letters of “amen” — amn — also form the same word in other Semitic languages, such as […]

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taking a break…

On a break. Next post mid-July 2013. C-ya! Subscribe to get email notifications of new posts Your email will never be disclosed to anyone in any manner because I hate it when people do that. First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you’re human:

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Love and healing poem for a friend.

I composed this poem and sent it to a friend of mine who is going through some very serious health issues. I’m not saying it’s great, but I’m sharing it to encourage others to open themselves up to artistic expression. Somehow I felt like I was opening my heart to my friend a little more […]

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Is your God getting bigger or smaller?

As you look at your life, what role does God play in the way you think about things? Because your sense of awe, wonder — worship, really — can shrink or grow depending on how you look at God. For many people, the idea of “God” covers whatever they don’t understand. “God did it.” Some […]

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No Cheating on the Eating

Do you remember some sort of experiment in chemistry class when you dripped a drop of some sort of catalyst into a solution and the liquid instantly changed color? Do you ever remember thinking or hoping that it might turn a different color next time? No, you didn’t, because it’s chemistry. It does what it […]

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