Easter, if Explained by my Garden

Easter, if Explained by my Garden

From my journal – April 1, 2018 Today we planted our annual garden. New life into soil that (to the casual observer) looks to have been lifeless for a while. Underneath, in the blessed darkness, life is thriving. Worms chewing up what they’ve been given and...
Why Palm Sunday is like a Pride Parade

Why Palm Sunday is like a Pride Parade

I think Palm Sunday is a like a Pride Parade. Stick with me for just a minute, especially if that doesn’t make sense to you. The Pride Parade Part Her name was Marsha P Johnson. When police raided the Stonewall Inn in June of 1968, she was one of the people who fought...
Why Possibility Conspiracy?

Why Possibility Conspiracy?

After almost 6 months of writing here on the blog, I’m finally getting around to describing why this thing is called “Possibility Conspiracy” in the first place. And, this week, I’m asking for your help and feedback. I’ve got some questions for you at the end.   The...
Trouble Chasing the Light?

Trouble Chasing the Light?

“You were born to change this life. You were born to chase the light.” I must’ve sung these words to my children a thousand times. They come from a song by the band Cloud Cult. Since my wife became pregnant with our oldest child, our boys have heard these words in...
Lent for Beginners

Lent for Beginners

Does Lent seem weird to you? If you didn’t grow up marking this time of the year or aren’t familiar with it, “odd” may not begin to describe it for you. The whole thing begins with a day called “Ash Wednesday” in which people have ashes placed on their foreheads and...