Monthly Archives: February 2015

Deuteronomy 1: Retelling The Story For A New Time

Deuteronomy 1: 1-8 Retelling the Story These are the words that Moses spoke to all Israel beyond the Jordan– in the wilderness, on the plain opposite Suph, between Paran and Tophel, Laban, Hazeroth, and Di-zahab. 2 (By the way of … Continue reading

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Meaning and Metrics

We often act if the only things that matter are the things that we can measure Equating quantifiability with quality and metrics for meaning In a scientific world we like to measure and enumerate Statistically straining our lives into sets … Continue reading

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There are songs to be sung whose words I don’t yet know There are novels to be written and stories to be told Journeys to be made, battles to be won, Hearts broken and mended in these ballads left unsung. … Continue reading

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Psalm 10: Calling Upon God to Be God

 Psalm 10 1 Why, O LORD, do you stand far off? Why do you hide yourself in times of trouble? 2 In arrogance the wicked persecute the poor— let them be caught in the schemes they have devised. 3 For … Continue reading

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Psalm 9 Praising the God of Justice and Might

 Psalm 9 <To the leader: according to Muth-labben. A Psalm of David.> I will give thanks to the LORD with my whole heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds. 2 I will be glad and exult in you; … Continue reading

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