A comment made in the early scenes of the movie Avatar really stuck with me. One of the Na'vi criticized the ignorance of some of the humans by saying, "You can't fill a cup that's already full." This is a variation of a saying I've heard before, but it really got me thinking. How truly … Continue reading is your cup full?
Month: January 2010
environmentalism & faith
My wife and I had the great pleasure of seeing Avatar last night in 3D. Amazing. If you haven't seen it, it's definitely worth seeing if only for the experience of a truly immersive 3D movie. That's not what I want to talk about, though. The story of the movie brings up a good critique … Continue reading environmentalism & faith
Much is made about the question "who am I?". Retreats are conducted, books are written, self-help programs are followed, all with the goal that we "find ourselves". I agree that it important to know thyself, for how else can be be aware of what we do, how we act, etc. What I don't agree with … Continue reading finding yourself
message from Christ
You might be familiar with Anne, the lay apostle from Direction for Our Times, but if not here's a quick intro. She has been receiving locutions from Jesus, Mary and the Saints for several years now (I believe). On the first day of every month, Jesus gives Anne a new message for the all of … Continue reading message from Christ