Evidence of Conviction

Evidence of Conviction

Evidence of Conviction “If it were against the law to practice your particular faith, would there be enough evidence to convict you?” Sometimes we come across a quote that is worthy of both reflection and action. The opener above is one that merits both....
Barbecues, Shelving, and Non-Profits

Barbecues, Shelving, and Non-Profits

Barbecues, Shelving, and Non-Profits For the past ten years, we’ve had a bit of a love affair with our “Patio Caddie” barbecue. It’s a handsome, polished dark-green enamel, 20-inch diameter pot on a tripod that sits above a propane gas tank. It’s an easy to use,...
Our New Story — A “Life-Centric” Orientation

Our New Story — A “Life-Centric” Orientation

Our New Story — A “Life-Centric” Orientation “…when the Plague struck Europe in 1347-1349. A third of Europe died. Since at this time there was no explanation of this event in terms of germ theory, the general conclusion was there was too great of an attachment to the...
Le Tour de Chance

Le Tour de Chance

Le Tour de Chance It’s often said that art imitates life (further, in an previous blog, we’ve also suggested the reverse). The same might be said in many ways for athletic competition. The Tour de France, we suggest, might be a prime example of this. As 2017 Tour is...
One People …. One Family

One People …. One Family

One People … One Family In the home of the brave … In the land of the free, We are immigrants and pilgrims …. and refugees From every nation … One family. “The Home of The Brave” By Karen Drucker, JD Garrett , & David Roth About a week ago, we were introduced to...
Let The [Next] Revolution Begin!

Let The [Next] Revolution Begin!

Let The [Next] Revolution Begin! “Whether Christian or Jewish or interfaith, movement religion was always a reaction to specific causes…. But what movement religion lacked was a coherent theology.” ~ Kenneth L. Woodward, Getting Religion, p. 196 When we have it all...
Living Like We’re On Broadway

Living Like We’re On Broadway

Living Like We’re On Broadway Life doesn’t imitate art; it imitates bad television. ~ Woody Allen ~ It was Oscar Wilde (in his essay “The Decay of Lying”) who famously wrote: “Life imitates Art far more than Art imitates Life”.  After viewing “The 71st Annual...