Resurrected Living
"What are you going to do with your new resurrected life? This is the heroic question." Richard Rohr

Archive for June 2011

Sorrowing Hope

June 26, 2011

My grandfather was many things.  He was a Christian, elder in the church, husband, father, veteran, but what some people may not know is that he was also a poet and an artist.  He studied Native American history and loved to draw Native Americans and other western scenes.  Although he could not prove it he […]

The Tree of Life

June 24, 2011

Before I praise Terrence Malick’s The Tree of Life I will let you know that not everyone will enjoy this film.  The purpose of this film is not to mindlessly entertain you for 2 hours and have you never reflect on it again.  This film will stay with you.  It is a beautiful piece of […]

A Homily for My Grandfather

June 20, 2011

In Loving Memory of Bob Parker. July 5, 1929 – June 18 2011 For 31 years I have looked up to the man we are here to remember today.  I believe it was sometime around the 4th grade when I was asked to write a paper about the person I admired the most.  For me […]

My City of Ruins

June 4, 2011