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Mind over mind

So I’ve been in a bit of an emotional funk for the last few weeks. My last real post sent me into a bit of a journey of self-reflection, pushing me to think about what I’m doing with my life, how I’m doing it, and, most importantly, … 984 more words

Philosophy

Security Measure

That’s not the right perspective to take. Can’t you see I’m hanging off an odd angle and I have so many other angles to proceed with? 257 more words

God and the cause of the universe

A large and powerful tradition within Christendom has always asserted that faith in God’s existence (and His revelation through Christ) is a rational belief based on evidence, i.e. 2,974 more words

God / Gott

Personal Theism and Contingent Persons

I sometimes hear it said that some people are ready to countenance that there exists a being which is necessary, transcends the world, and is related to the world as it’s explanation or cause, and yet for whom the suggestion that this being is ultimately personal is too much to swallow. 1,292 more words

Philosophy

The Root of War

I have noticed that one of the the things that humanity seeks in a tribe (and often the tribe is family) is commonalities. They look for things that are similar enough they can be debated to a small degree of tension, which maintains the back and forth pull of opposites that keeps the tribe in place. 281 more words

God is at the Yard Sale

God is at the yard sale.

In the piles of junk, God waits. In the people so excited to find that special thing, those canning jars, fishing tackle, car parts, musical instruments, God stirs. 256 more words

Spirituality