God

Minister of Loneliness

man behind window looking lonely

It was the summer of 2021. I hadn’t picked up on the news that Japan’s prime minister had appointed a Minister of Loneliness. (Apparently the UK had done that a…

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God Hates Us All?

Stopped at a train crossing for a very long time, I was entertained by the graffiti on the sides of the train cars. (Yes, I know it’s defacing the property…

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Big Noisy God

We’re being told that God can’t really be known, doesn’t act, and may not even be present except in a place that mystics call “the silence.” This handout documents various…

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Christian Goddess Worship

abstract female statue

This article about goddess worship tells of an ecumenical conference (clear back in 1993!) where they invoked the goddess Sophia. “Communion” emblems were milk and honey, not bread and wine.…

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A God Problem?

smiling black woman

A friend I’ll call Meeka is a sassy black lady. She’s the rare type of person who can speak her mind bluntly and get away with it. Very open about…

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