Christian Mythology – Wikipedia

Don’t let the word “mythology” throw you off. Myth does not mean not true; a myth is a story that expresses truths that go deeper than mere historical or scientific facts….

Eight things you ought to do, eight things you ought not to do.  And, twenty one life lessons from Jesus.

The Creative Transformation of Police Work: A Whiteheadian-Buddhist Approach…..

Who else would we want to carry a gun except somebody who will do it mindfully. — Thich Nhat Hanh

Could Christianity’s future lie in Buddhism’s past? This is a possibility that’s been haunting me lately, but in a good way, I think.

I like to think of Buddhism as my “secondary religion” I really liked this article here on how the Buddha can help us do better as Christ followers….

Monica Lewinsky and Jesus Christ had the same experience. Their shared experience could have defined their lives. It could have made them bitter. They could have sought revenge. But they didn’t. Instead, they invited us to change. They invited us to live into a better world….

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A great start this morning; a nice 2 mile walk. Things quickly devolved when I got to work. I had to wrangle a really large spreadsheet which proved to be more than I anticipated; worked on it all day and will continue tomorrow. I hate those hit and run jobs when I already have plenty of work to get done ! Oh well, much better than unemployment. I had intended to go walking this evening but instead worked overtime.  Stand by for tomorrow…..

Interesting and informative talk by Bill Gates. Gives a broad overview of what we need to do to be prepared for the next round of microbial mayhem. We were blindsided by Ebola and that should be a wake-call…. Read the rest of this entry »

We visited Dad this weekend and I scanned a bunch of old pics I found at his house….. Read the rest of this entry »

Monica Lewinsky TED talk….. Read the rest of this entry »

Applied Buddhism | living life fully…..

Here is me and my Ma circa 1954 and another with my older daughter circa 1995 ! How’s that for #TBT !

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For my Heathen friends: The Norse Mythology Blog…..

Also, Norse Mythology for Smart People…..

Catholic Moral Theology…..

The Kindle and a Warning from Plato…..

From Runes to Ruins looks like an interesting documentary about Anglo Saxon Paganism. The website has some interesting and terrifying demonic images too….

Page not found, a haiku…..

As Google abandons its past, Internet archivists step in to save our collective memory…..

Interesting article compares innovation to Maslows Heirarchy of Needs. Now we are focusing on technologies of the self; facebook etc rather than more mundane needs. There is a dark side of decadence to this self focus….

Some good reading ! Nicholas Carr writes about the effects of information technology on individuals and society….


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