Tag Archives: God

God the Mother

That’s a provocative title, I’m aware. God the Father is the more common appellation assigned to the Judeo-Christian deity. I’d maintain that either is appropriate. It’s impossible to successfully argue that God is male, although the article “He” is generally … Continue reading

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Job’s job

The story of Job as told in the Hebrew scriptures – also part of the Old Testament canon of the Christian bible – has mystified ministers, theologians, and laymen alike for centuries. What are the odds a knucklehead like me … Continue reading

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Of Faith and Fear…

I just finished reading “Moby Dick” by Herman Melville.  Almost everyone has heard of this book, but most have probably never read it.  The only reason I did was because I could download it free on my Kindle.  (The Kindle … Continue reading

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Technology Babel

This week I read the latest book by the amazing and inimitable Anne Lamott: Help, Thanks, Wow – The Three Essential Prayers. * In it, she tells a profound joke (source unknown) that contains more truth than most of the … Continue reading

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Blessed with MS?

Call me Polyanna, but I can honestly say I’ve been “blessed with MS”.  I’m not the type who is normally prone to empty optimism.  On the other hand, looking for the good side of anything is an appropriate and healthy … Continue reading

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Thanx #10

How did Thanksgiving pass by without me writing another “thanx” post?  (Search on the word “thanx” for the previous nine and to find out why I persistently and purposefully spell “thanks” wrong.)  My negligence is emblematic of my own inadequate … Continue reading

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MS and faith

The blog is called “Limping in the Light”, so I guess it’s time to attack that issue head on.  I’m limping (when I’m not stumbling) in the light of God’s love and presence.  How then do I reconcile chronic illness … Continue reading

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