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

Archive for May 2012

A Faith of Our Own

May 11, 2012

One of my favorite quotes is by David Lipscomb. He once wrote, “We are satisfied that voting does much more harm to the church than dancing does.” I love that quote because I believe it to be true, but also because it has probably been perceived differently by every generation since it was first written. […]

I Can See Clearly Now

May 9, 2012

The legendary Jimmy Cliff sings his hit song I Can See Clearly Now and quotes Psalm 1 at SXSW.

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

May 4, 2012

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen is the story of a visionary sheik (Amr Waked) who wants to bring the sport of salmon fishing to the Yemen. The sheik hires Harriet Chetwode-Talbot (Emily Blunt) to find the right person to oversee the project. The person she chooses is Dr. Alfred Jones (Ewan McGregor), who thinks the […]

Alone Together

May 3, 2012

Here is an interesting lecture by MIT professor Sherry Turkle on how technology is impacting our lives. She reminds us that the internet, smartphones, etc. are very new, and that we need to think about how we use them.