a few weeks ago, out of the blue, I looked up Rachel Held Evans because I hadn’t heard from her in a while. I have enjoyed her blog, and though … Continue reading It feels like a sucker-punch…
Today I want to explore with you only ten things that will kill our corps. As with other lists we have compiled here on Pastorsponderings, this is merely a primer … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army – 10 Things That Will Kill Your Corps
I have to admit right up front that I was never an avid fan of Bowie’s music. Sure, I know all of the hits, like “China Girl“, “Let’s Dance” and … Continue reading David Bowie, Lazarus, Blackstar, Life and Death
I keep thinking about Mary encountering Jesus in the garden post-death. Imagine it with me if you can: She is going there to properly take care of his dead body. She … Continue reading Seeking Dead-Jesus… (a reflection of Mary at the tomb)
Brittany has died. It is not my intention to glamorize anything about death or the choice to die. Life is worth living… but what happens when the life you have … Continue reading The Right To Live And To Die: Brittany Maynard
Brittany Maynard is 29 and she has a terminal brain tumor. She wants to die on November 1st. Her story can be found on most news sites today: Brittany Maynard Story … Continue reading The Right To Die…
What are you Enslaved to? What holds YouCaptive? So many victims… … Continue reading Finding Freedom…stop the madness!
“On the Other Side of the Veil” Have you ever had a dream that was so vivid that when you woke up it took you a few moments to realize … Continue reading Perspectives Day 1 – Featuring Shanais Strissel (Captain) “On the Other Side of the Veil”
The divorce rate in the United States is at an all time high – 50% and climbing. For married couples, the busy world around them and the drive to be … Continue reading Is the traditional family close to death? 4 threats that will flatline the family.
I cried out “my foot is slipping”as I clung horrified to the rock.Deep below my fall would killjagged and deadly…deep below. In panic and pain strength, it wanedI knew … Continue reading My Rescue (a poem or sorts)
What if Was all just a… …Fairy tale. And all of this so called “Hope” Was just a fancy illusion? What if thisstory of Hope … Continue reading Is Jesus a fairy tale? What do YOU believe?
What would the conversation look like? The amazement. The confusion. He had been dead…as a door nail. What’s a door nail by the way?…ok I digress. The look of shock, … Continue reading Confessions of a Deadman