I ran into a colleague of mine today at the conference (there are a lot of PSR and GTU folk about,) and she had heard, at the PSR Breakfast this morning, that I had a blog. She asked me whether or not I'd talked about some of the events that had happened this spring at […]

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I'm sitting in one of those big camp living room kinds of things, with a huge fireplace, and a bunch of peole sitting in chairs, and lots of activity around. I'm at Asilomar, the conference center in Pacific Grove, CA, on the ocean, near Monterey. Blog Category:  Personal Seminary

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because I'm blogging, but not for procrastination. That is, I'm DONE!! I handed in a final take home exam in the big Bible class that I keep mentioning. I turn in my last paper this afternoon (it's already printed out, I have nothing more to say,) and I had one little tiny annoying form to […]

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Apparently, there is a fair bit of furor in conservative Christian (i.e. Religious Right) circles about what's happening in the government. They are not happy that their agenda has not been more forcefully put forward by the administration. And they are threatening to withold their support for the Republicans, if they don't do more. Blog […]

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With sincere apologies to frogs, here's the metaphor: You can't just put a frog in a pot of boiling water, it will simply jump out of the pot. You have to heat the water slowly, so that the frog doesn't quite notice it's being boiled. Blog Category:  Current Affairs

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Well, I don't have much time these days, between trying to finish an exegesis paper on Psalm 90 (if you've got any ideas, let me know!), and polish my final project for Christian Worship, which will be a contemplative service. I also have an exam to study for… Sigh. But in 10 days, I'll have […]

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A couple of weeks ago, my old TiBook (that's Apple lingo for Titanium Powerbook, bought about 3.5 years ago, which recently became my only computer) died a horrible, logic board fritzing, hard drive crashing death. It had been warning me of this for some time. The sound would go on and off, wierd things would […]

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A somewhat serendipitous occurance (two mentions of the same essay, "Uses of the Erotic" by Audre Lorde in a 24 hour span of time, one of which was in my Christian Worship class, in discussions of the history of Queer Theory and Theology – a whole different topic to write on sometime) sent me back […]

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