“Word From Below”
October 13, 2017
Stephen Curry, basketball star of the Golden State Warriors, said he wasn’t quite sure he wanted to visit the White House. He was hesitant due to the President’s statements concerning
October 6, 2017
Should We Have a Dream?
I'm told there is no utility in my delusions but yet I choose to imagine, envisioning a world of fellowship and joy. In this, my alternate global reality, wooden ships
September 29, 2017
At Street Psalms we embrace a particular perspective that invites us into a grace to see from below. We do theology from below, celebrating the opportunity to read the Bible
September 22, 2017
It’s Not Fair!
“No! No! No!” My two-year old son screamed as we drove down the interstate at seventy miles per hour. “I want the door open!” At this point, he had been
September 15, 2017
Why So Judgey?
One of the disciples poses a question that is essentially asking, “How much do we really have to forgive each other?” Jesus’ response, as was his habit, came in the
September 8, 2017
An Absolutely Reckless Pedagogy!
In one of my favorite Ted Talks, Educational Technology Specialist Sugata Mitra discusses his experiments with “Hole in the Wall” computers. These are computer kiosks left in Indian slums, among
September 1, 2017
The Scandal of Misplaced Desire
In today’s world of instant news, we experience one story of scandal after another. Our news feed constantly tempts us with the tantalizing details of the latest political or Hollywood
August 25, 2017
The camp speaker joined us in our cabin and Harry was on the edge, struggling with Jesus again. Harry had been to camp many times and each time he’d said
August 18, 2017
The Canaanite Woman in Charlottesville?
These were some of the chants being screamed by marchers in the “Unite the Right” Rally in the state of Virginia (United States) last weekend. The marchers were making a
August 11, 2017
Even the Muscle Dudes
Even the Muscle Dudes' Knees Were Shaking. Muscly New York City dudes ascended the multitiered stairway, making their way to the "H-2 Oh No" Waterslide somewhere out among the beauty of
August 4, 2017
Eucharist and Abundance
As we drew close to the church building, we noticed a structure in very ill repair. Windows were broken, doors unable to close properly, large stains adorned rugs and ceilings,
July 28, 2017
Riddles of Grace: The Kingdom of God is Like….
The Jesuit Father, Anthony de Mello wrote that the shortest distance between a human and Truth is a story. In Matthew 13, Jesus tells a variety of stories (parables) to