A Bruce Springsteen lyric reminds me to drop the baggage of the past to be ready for what’s ahead.
It’s a silly line from a very quotable show, but there’s something profound about finding the holy in the midst of the mundane. Pam was onto something.
In the midst of our busyness, God calls us, “Be still! That’s enough! Settle down! Knock it off!”
Knowing our story through DNA analysis is informative and fun. But we must remember we are all part of the human family.
We hear Jesus’ call to pause from all our busyness, but wonder if that’s possible with all we have to do.
Some thoughts upon “Thoughts upon Methodism” where Wesley warns how the people called Methodists might one day have the form of religion without the power.
Neil de Grasse Tyson’s “cosmic perspective” points to life’s interconnectedness. Our faith teaches the same thing.