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365 Days of Gratitude - Day 112

Jazz in the park…

For a free laid back summer concert, for dinner on a blanket, for sharing it with friends!

“Music is a moral law. 30 more words

Clarification of Imitation

Earlier in their pursuit of a perfect State, Socrates and Adeimantus were discussing the subjects of poetry and what to prohibit in their State. “Enough of the subjects of poetry:” Socrates moved on, “let us now speak of the style; and when this has been considered, both matter and manner will have been completely treated.” After reading this you may raise multiple questions: “Style? 506 more words


Divided: The Movie

Why are 80% of youth are leaving today’s Church? Where did the idea of Sunday School and Youth Ministry originate and what fruit has it borne? 14 more words

The meaning of 'head' in ancient literature

This is obviously a contentious issue for those who seek to interpret Paul’s references to headship in places such as 1 Corinthians 11. People often talk about ancient backgrounds, including comments such as the following: 211 more words

Pauline Theology

The Plato Dilemma...

The “Cave”


with me

and escape your

confines, your…all you

have ever known…The bonds

which held you in darkness are not,

in reality, actually there. 120 more words


Put your Guard Up!

Still in the process of creating the perfect atmosphere for their soldiers and young men, Socrates and Adeimantus discuss what to allow and what to prevent their soldiers from hearing. 434 more words


Look Again: shadows as metonym for a new way of seeing

In the midst of a hearty work session the other day, an email came in from across the world, letting me know that some of my blog links weren’t working. 764 more words