Faith in God’s revelation has nothing to do with an ideology which glorifies the status quo.
Looking at the Bible through an integral lens.
We have left off at the point I realized that traditional Christianity was nearing science rather than the other way around, which I had thought.
All my attempts to reconcile the creation story with the scientific theories fell short.
Can you still remember what life was like as a baby?
Most of you will know that I interpret “The Fall”, what led up to it, and what resulted from it quite differently from traditional Christianity. I do not buy the story of perfect paradise, followed by a moral and ethical assessment we failed, resulting, therefore, in a struggle back to the previous state, trying to…
I have written about communities before. Let me remind you: they can develop through four stages. In a pseudo-community, everybody agrees to believe the same. But many things are just not talked about. We assume that we all think the same, mostly because people do not dare to share their doubts, ask for clarification, or…
Here we go again. I can’t hear these platitudes anymore: ‘Love Myself’ and ‘I Can Do Anything.’ I’ve been told to recite those phrases to myself. To strengthen my insecurities. I was told friendship wouldn’t come until I loved myself. To no avail.