Spring Lavishly [SSL 302]

On lilies, remembrance, fasting, hope, rebirth and two poems to help us as we settle into this holiday week 2024. Don’t miss Part II ⬇️ at the substack page.

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Can Righteousness Include Contempt? [SSL 299]

Today, I’ll first bring you up to speed on my catastrophic website and email issues, but more importantly I’ll do a reflection on the relationship between righteousness and contempt. Thanks for being here!

Check out what is in store, just for you, at the companion page (PART 2)


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Where is God in the Genocide? [SSL 296]

The Doors to the Sea was written by David Bentley Hart after the horrific Indonesian tsunami in 2004. Today I’ll be interacting with a portion of it that explains ideas of Providence, Evil, and God’s will, better than anything I’ve come across.

Please, find the companion page (PART 2) for the article link, the book link, more on the author, and my personal reflections.


Once you listen, visit the companion page for part 2: https://sparkmymuse.substack.com/publish/post/14161660

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The Wounded Healer [SSL 292]

Learning from Henri Nouwen how “in our own woundedness, we can become a source of life for others”

Once you listen, visit the companion page for part 2: https://sparkmymuse.substack.com/publish/post/140822405


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End of 2023—SSL 290: There is no future without this main thing

Closing out 2023, I’m thinking about how we make a better future and I’m featuring insights on forgiveness from Archbishop Desmond Tutu (1931-2021) and the African concept of ubuntu that can make the future possible.

Once you listen, please continue to the companion page for the rest: https://sparkmymuse.substack.com/publish/post/140035932


15 fantastic teachers! Very insightful and enjoyable.

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