In my previous posts I mentioned about my applying to, and ultimately being accepted, to serve on team with CPT's Palestine team. What you don't know is what's been happening behind the scenes that's caused me to be silent these last weeks. Let me briefly retrace a few things, for any new comers. In the… Continue reading So… I Quit My Job…
I was consumed with my irritation, left eyebrow arched skyward, when we pulled off the main road onto a winding dirt path. As the car lurched forward over the uneven, rocky ground I brooded about what I could've lost had some one stolen my pack - which had been left behind by my friends; camera,… Continue reading Sink or Swim
(Photo Credit: Tattooed Theologian) As a child I ran to the water, joyfully immune to its frigidity and unconcerned with its depths. My Aunt Pammy, a brash, fast-talking woman with a passion for cheetah print and astrology - would say it's because I'm a Cancer - a soul ruled by the moon's energy. Of course… Continue reading The Scent of Water
Hello my friends! Yet again, I've left you in the lurch with no life updates and no posts. Fear not, I am here to remedy that situation! I've just returned from Lesvos, Greece - an island 5 kilometers off the Turkish coast that finds itself, among a few others, as the epicenter of the Refugee… Continue reading Back Stateside
(Featured Photo: "Last Supper in Gaza" by Vivek Vilasini) I was recently reading Catholic Biblical Quarterly and came across a journal article that was about what Paul meant when he used the term 'The Lord's Supper' in 1 Cor 11:20 (I know... thrilling stuff). The intention of the article was to determine whether Paul meant Eucharist/Communion when he… Continue reading The Lord’s Supper
Hello, hello my friends! I'm afraid it's another one of those times where I'm going to have to apologize for and explain my long absence. I never intend for them to happen, that I promise, but life happens and we get caught up in the whirlwind of it all. I know some of you remember… Continue reading Life Updates and Such
The response to this video has been a fascinating one to observe. The Queer community has been in an uproar, denouncing Metcalf as homophobic due to his response to Bradford and his opposition to gay marriage. I won't go into my deep qualms with the vocabulary of 'homophobe' - we don't have enough time -… Continue reading Homophobia or Harassment?