The new cynics

This is a post that I originally wrote in March 2010, but that I have revised and re-posted as part of the Rally to Restore Unity hosted by Rachel Held Evans. The new cynics: From critical thinking to positive action All I ask of you, especially young people…is one thing. Please don’t be cynical. I hate cynicism – … Continue reading The new cynics

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Re-post: The matter of opinions

I’m hoping to use this space for less formulaic and more creative writing, hearkening back to my blogging days of old. To stimulate that side of my brain, I’m going to occasionally post some old goodies I come across. Here’s one from 2011, originally posted on Tumblr.  o-pin-ion (noun) 1. a belief or judgment that rests on grounds insufficient … Continue reading Re-post: The matter of opinions

Re-post: Those small, transcendent moments

I'm hoping to use this space for less formulaic and more creative writing, hearkening back to my blogging days of old. To stimulate that side of my brain, I'm going to occasionally post some old goodies I come across. Here's one from 2010, originally posted on Tumblr.  In life, there are these transcendent moments where everything … Continue reading Re-post: Those small, transcendent moments

3 versions of the same story (w/ sountrack from David Bazan)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5okHfnkXvoU From Matthew This is how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came about [d]: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be pregnant through the Holy Spirit. Because Joseph her husband was a righteous man and did not want to expose her … Continue reading 3 versions of the same story (w/ sountrack from David Bazan)