Your Story Matters

Your Story Matters

Maybe you’ve been told, directly or indirectly, that your story doesn’t matter. That’s a lie. The Story of You means something.   Stories Matter I’m big on narrative. Scientific studies show us that story is a defining way our...
The Good Muslim: A Parable

The Good Muslim: A Parable

One day, a religious expert wanted to test Jesus, so he asked, “How do I experience God-quality life?”

Jesus answered, as he so often did, with a question, “What do you see in your own texts; how do you interpret them?”

Embracing Our Stories

Embracing Our Stories

Our stories are part of us. They’ve been part of the human project for all of our shared memory. A man and a woman, a tree and an apple, at the beginning of human history. Or an earth-diving bird who plunges from the great beyond to the depths of the sea,...
God the Weaver (An Impression)

God the Weaver (An Impression)

What is God like? Sometimes I imagine God as a Weaver. An old lady. Ancient. Timeless. Sitting at her loom. Her hands wrinkled and bent from centuries of weaving. Her eyes meticulously scanning the warp and weft of her current project. She is not picky about the...
Fire Fairy Tale

Fire Fairy Tale

Theologian and consummate wit G.K. Chesterton once wrote, “Fairy tales are more than true – not because they tell us dragons exist, but because they tell us dragons can be beaten.” This idea comes to mind as I read the disturbing Hebrew prophet,...
Two High Places

Two High Places

Eventually we all get at least one shot to stand in metaphorical high places and make a decision.

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