Mindwalk: Latest posts and thoughts…

This Couple Influenced the Early Church

“In the letter to the Romans Paul states that all the Gentile communities are indebted to this married couple (Rom 16:4). It is hard to find higher praise than that.” Robert Maloney CM

“Pay it Forward” Sunday

Jesus teaches and models “pay it forward” mercy

The Courage To Accept a New Way of Thinking

What is it like to look at the facts from the perspective of a Jewish believer, or even a Gentile who believed in many deities? From this perspective, I see how much courage it took to accept a new way of thinking.

Changing the clocks… of our lives?

Changing the clocks… of our lives?

Changing our clocks.We can think about this annual ritual as a metaphor for our lives.
What if we could “replay” an hour that we lost in our lives. Of course, we don’t get to replay the hour we lost. Nor do we get to skip ahead and see our futures by changing.

The Contagion of Christianity

The Contagion of Christianity

“They’ll know we are Christians by our love.” Do others know we are Christians by our practical love. Love for rich and the poor, the sick, the imprisoned, saints and sinners, those who think differently or have different color skin?

A Mother Watches Her Child Suffer

A Mother Watches Her Child Suffer

There is a special pain that cuts through the hearts of mothers especially, but fathers also, as they see their child suffer. There is so much more to Mary’s grief than the final stage so masterfully captured in Michelangelo’s Pieta.

What’s Happening With the Mail?

What’s Happening With the Mail?

Another kind of Gmail… God’s mail. That sent me off through the corridors of postal language. Who delivers God’s mail? Jesus himself was the ultimate mail from God! He was also God’s personally chosen delivery person!