Category Archives: justice

Holy temper tantrums, Batman! – Lent day 31

Back before Jesus destroyed me and put back the pieces, I had a pretty bad temper.  Just ask my younger sister, who unfortunately found herself at the receiving end of my temper from time to time all the time.  My … Continue reading

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No agua for me – Lent day 29 (water)

A few years ago, our church staff was reading through The Hole in Our Gospel*and we were challenged to go 12 hours without drinking water** in an effort to understand what people go through who don’t have regular access to … Continue reading

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What was that I ate, again? – Lent day 26 (ate)

“What was that I ate, again?” I wonder if the prophets ever asked that question.  In Scripture, God gives some of the prophets a scroll to eat. The idea is that God literally gave them The Word for snacking on. … Continue reading

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Prophets and profits – Lent day 17

Today, get ready to rrrrrrrrraaaaaaaaaaaaaaaannnnnnnnnnttttttttttt!!!!!!!!!!!! Nothing gets me hot under the collar like injustice, quickly followed by greed.  Ridiculous amounts of greed.  CEO and professional athlete levels of greed. (Before you keep reading, remember that we are all hypocrites at … Continue reading

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Dr. Evil – Lent day 8

I think Mike Myers needs to do another Austin Powers movie, but from Dr. Evil’s point of view.  That way, Dr. Evil gets to be the star and Austin Powers appears minimally. Blockbuster gold. Can I get an amen?!? Evil … Continue reading

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Injustice has always been something way bigger than I could understand.  It was the stories you heard on the news.  It was the calls for help on the TV in lands far,…

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Injustice – Lent day 4

“Injustice somewhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” Martin Luther King, Jr., baby!  Love me that quote. “Freedom for slaves, freedom for me.”  –Brian Swanson (That won’t get quite as famous, but I like it.) Injustice is reigning as strongly … Continue reading

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