Dabar [theme]

He shall cover thee with His feathers, and under His wings shalt thou find refuge: His truth is a shield and buckler
Psalms 91:4

Be it ours,when we cannot see the face of God, to trust under the shadow of His wings. C.H. Spugeon

Monday, August 30, 2010

The Problem with Conceit

Conceit is a lamentable product of mis-placed pride. There is required of a man to have a sense of his own ego, a value of his existence that is exemplified in a balanced opinion of himself with regard to his talents, abilities, position, reputation or any other related categories.

Sunday, August 22, 2010

The Problem with Puppets

As Oscar Wilde wrote, "There are many advantages in puppets. They never argue. They have no crude views about art. They have no private lives".

Sunday, August 15, 2010

The Problem with Writing

Writing is an activity that I enjoy.
It really isn't the writing so much as the communication and permanence of conceived thoughts being recorded for some narcissistic and egotistic purpose.
Posterity rocks!
Inflation affects everyone!

Monday, August 02, 2010

The Problem with Evil

"The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering." Ben Okri

Genesis 1:1, "In the beginning God created ..."
Genesis 1:26-28, "Then God said, 'Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; let them have dominion ... and God said 'Be fruitful and multiply; fill the Earth and subdue it; have dominion ...'"