A Sermon that Resonates

I stumbled upon this by accident. Normally, I’m not patient enough to watch a YouTube video that’s 18 minutes long. But Dr. Ray immediately caught my attention with his concept of the Canon within the Canon. What he says in this short sermon resonates deeply with me. The message of the real Christ of the Canon is social justice. Faith… Continue reading

Capitalism and the Essence of Place

I’ve always been fascinated by the concept of place, especially how physical place relates to creativity and production through psychological space. (You can read my first post, back in 2004, on this topic: here.) A few months ago I read an incredibly fascinating series of articles on the essence of place and how it is changing, rapidly. But, I digress…… Continue reading

Two Signs of the Times

In the past few days I’ve seen two bumper stickers that caught my attention. They were on two different cars and seen at two different times and locations. I have recreated them here with the ever-so-slight commentary of my own creations. (To notice my own commentary, you have to click on the images to see them enlarged.) They both definitely… Continue reading