Original Goodness (next day repost)

Preternatural gifts… predispose our privilege for zealous communion. We are one with God and perfect for each other… stewards sharing creation. In the image and likeness… we co-create, cooperate, and accommodate. Forked-tongue temptation harvests the quid pro quo… and makes us selfish. Instead, we must cultivate our relationships… and be eternally grateful. Struggle with andContinue reading “Original Goodness (next day repost)”

Original Goodness

Preternatural gifts… predispose our privilege for zealous communion. We are one with God and perfect for each other… stewards sharing creation. In the image and likeness… we co-create, cooperate, and accommodate. Forked-tongue temptation harvests the quid pro quo… and makes us selfish. Instead, we must cultivate our relationships… and be eternally grateful. Struggle with andContinue reading “Original Goodness”

Empower (next day repost)

God, Help us recognize our failings           and forgive us our faults. Give us the grace to resist           the influence of affluence. God, Bestow on us the blessing           of resting assured in the comfort           of your compassion. God, We treasure the opportunity           to serve wholly, and we look forward           toContinue reading “Empower (next day repost)”

Empower

God, Help us recognize our failings           and forgive us our faults. Give us the grace to resist           the influence of affluence. God, Bestow on us the blessing           of resting assured in the comfort           of your compassion. God, We treasure the opportunity           to serve wholly, and we look forward           toContinue reading “Empower”

Goodness (next day repost)

My God, Why do good things             happen to bad people? The common good             protects and serves             but objectifies. My God, Why do bad things             happen to good people? The common good             provides law and order             but judges without compassion My God, How can I be indifferent             regardless ofContinue reading “Goodness (next day repost)”

Goodness

My God, Why do good things             happen to bad people? The common good             protects and serves             but objectifies. My God, Why do bad things             happen to good people? The common good             provides law and order             but judges without compassion My God, How can I be indifferent             regardless ofContinue reading “Goodness”

Unreasonable (next day repost)

The opposite of faith is reason. The opposite of belief is pride. Faith is not proof or fact. Belief is not rule or law, reason expands our understanding, for the social organization, providing story for history, and context for the common good. We believe in the “unseen”, sincere prayer and seeking, confides the Truth withContinue reading “Unreasonable (next day repost)”