Category Archives: religiosity

Anything related to a specific religion or faith

Couple can’t adopt because they’re Christian?

Christian persecution! Christian persecution! Or is it? At first glance of the headlines one may think so, but them getting denied is not specifically because they’re Christian. Plenty of Christian couples are allowed to adopt children in Alberta, I’d wager. … Continue reading

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1minion invites God in – the key to peace of mind

(Check the tag “Inviting God In” for the rest of this series, taking readings from Joyce Rupp’s book of the same name.) Here’s number 6 on page 25: I will say, “Peace be with you!” Psalm 122:8 I went to … Continue reading

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1minion invites God in – remembering our gifted ancestors

(All devotions can be found under the tag Inviting God In.) So here I am at no. 5 on page 24 of Rupp’s book. I’m not feeling any holier yet. Nor do I think God feels welcome in my body … Continue reading

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1minion invites God in – Listen Carefully to Find the Way

Reminder – other posts in this series are under the tag: Inviting God In Today’s devotional (no.4 on page 23) begins with this Bible verse: Your Teacher will not hide…but your eyes shall see your Teacher…your ears shall hear a … Continue reading

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1minion invites God in – what healing do I need?

Look for more of these daily devotionals under the tag: “Inviting God In” This is #3 on p.22 (The book’s called Inviting God In by Joyce Rapp — you can kindle it if you want it) Great crowds came to … Continue reading

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1minion invites God in – too busy to be aware of God?

I’m working my way through a daily devotional. This is the second entry. Find more posts under the tag: “Inviting God In.” — Page 21: Do not fear, O Zion; do not let your hands grow weak. The Lord, your … Continue reading

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A Minion’s Tale – a reread of Handmaid’s Tale

Met up with the banned book club to discuss this book Thursday night. Largely positive thoughts about the storytelling approach presented, but let me see what all I remember — a theme within the book by Margaret Atwood that we … Continue reading

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