The time to honor

... while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters. John 1 parallels the creation narrative.  In which the Word, through whom all things came into being, shines in the darkness. With winds sweeping; and then all this time later: Word, and things into being, and light. A dynamic God, at work, …

A moments check

It feels cold in Newark, and gray.  Well, the weather is cold, and having come from a Melbourne summer.  And gray – perhaps the sky and the concrete.  Or, the monotony of “go.” I have been non-stop “go.”  A combination of work “to do”, and I suppose, not wanting to deal with the fact that …

On my plans

Also on my bookshelf (re: I organised my books last week), is Improvisation and the Theatre.  The American spelling being, theater. I have a history with theatre, and I may also write a small play in the next months, but which is another topic. The Netherlands In short, I am going to the Netherlands in response to a call, …

Endeavor and friendship. On Stanley Hauerwas’ memoir.

What is reasoned endeavor, or endeavor with reason?  As though, there is a purpose, to reason.  An inspiration met with reason and dedication. Who is Stanley Hauerwas? In Stanley's autobiography, I respected his theological endeavor.  Soon into his academic career, he approached theology with a strong and clear motivation - as of a bricklayer, building …