Mindful Monday: Just allow

“Zen works precisely by not working for you in the old ego-aggrandizing ways. Of course, it’s difficult enough to sit still and be quiet but not half as difficult as we make it out to be.  Nothing is as difficult as we make it out to be, but by our thinking we make it grievously…


Of Mass Murder and the Incredible Shrinking God

A strong case can be made that with successive waves of demythologization the Judaeo-Christian God simply fades away like the Cheshire Cat. Hence the Incredible Shrinking God,


TGIF: Gratitude for Theological Reflection 

This week has been deeply meaningful to me and I am grateful for the many opportunities to reflect on my own theology in relation to my advocacy. My past three days have looked like this: write paper on my theology of pastoral leadership, randomly meet Rev Jesse Jackson with three classmates at lunch, go to…