This past week I started into a series of Rolfing treatments. Rolfing is a "holistic system of soft tissue manipulation and movement education that organize(s) the whole body in gravity" (Wikipedia). The movement's founder, Ida Rolf, believed that as … Continue Reading
It is inevitable when our species began to intuit an evolutionary trajectory that our minds would turn to a future human who would surpass in capacities and intelligences anything that could be imagined in the present. Unless one reads the First … Continue Reading
In the very early morning, I was reflecting on the role of Jesus as evolutionary provocateur—how through the power of his presence, and by his invitation, individuals stepped into a new life with startling immediacy.
I realize that his could be … Continue Reading
The following is an excerpt from an upcoming book I am writing, with a working title of Evolutionary Mysticism and the Jesus Story. I'll be offering excerpts from time to time and would love the feedback of this community. Hopefully the book can be … Continue Reading
I'm hanging out with a men's group. We have the whole day without anything much planned. I am getting bored and suggest that we need some structure. We're on the ocean so I suggest that we fish and then cook the fish for dinner. Out … Continue Reading
I'm always curious how the church and her priesthood/ministers are depicted in popular film. Calvary is a story about good and honest priest, serving a not-so-good village in Ireland, as they all come to terms with violence (or not) and all manner of … Continue Reading