Monthly Archives: June, 2014

Asheville welcomes new “hipster eatery”


Wouldn’t it be wonderful if Asheville had an eatery for the poor and the homeless where no one was turned away hungry. A place that did not depend on hype and spin to survive and where the food was healthy and the presentation simple,,,no “flavors co-existing in a culinary rapprochement”. How great it would be …

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letter to u s senator


An open letter to U S Senator Kay Hagan: Dear Senator Hagan, I know you are dreadfully busy with campaigning and fighting the Koch Brother’s money being dumped along with Duke Power’s coal ash on our beloved State but if you have a moment to respond to a constituent who has voted for you in …

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A Methodist Donnybrook


Reading various Methodist bogs and such there seems to be a real donnybrook brewing in Wesley country. I never knew that the Methodists like their Episcopal high brow “divorced” cousins would ever engage in such Baptist like behavior but then again I would have never dreampt of an Episcopal bishop threatening jail time against one …

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Depression


Depression is a thief that robs you of life. It robs not only you but your loved ones who more often than not can only sit in silence and suffer with you. It is a very intelligent thief and it can debate with the most sublime arguments. It is a cancer on the body intellectual, …

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which Jesus do you mean


Had a post from a clergyman who objected to my “offensive remarks” with regards to the godless republicans and their so called “evangelical” allies! Told me “Jesus was not pleased”! So I asked him first “which “Jesus” are you referring to?!” There was no reply. Then I gave him choices to help him identify this …

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passing wind


Before I bid you good night please keep in mind that when you read pontificating scholarly comments that lead you to think that fiction like Dan Brown’s “The Da Vinci Code” is anything other than that, fiction, or sophomoric religious celebs like Jack Spong and a whole host of speculators from the so called “Jesus …

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Why “We do not do Pentecost”


In response to a wonderful blog by Mark Sarburg on why we as society does not “do” Pentecost! Our consumer driven, money worshiping, market driven trendiness, and ego deified culture cannot “manage” Pentecost and therefore it has no value to it whatsoever. Given also that the “church” has been such a whore by sleeping with …

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