Category Archives: Christianity

Sight

Sometimes I am beautiful, says the Lord and sometimes I am putrid: Keep watch! Do not be lulled by your images of me, that first step to blindness © Meisaan Chan

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Considering who’s in charge

If God does not expect perfection in humans why would God expect perfection from religion? © Meisaan Chan

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A note to the observer

Humans bring beauty and mess with them wherever they go so if you happen to see a human, expect it: beauty and mess beauty and mess © Meisaan Chan

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Church angel

I leave the pew and get in line for that little wafer that I don’t understand in a community I don’t frequent: I am a stranger in this semi-foreign land and in the other line of people a little girl … Continue reading

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The parable of the pond

There once was a pond that lay in the middle of a forest. It was a large pond, one that had curves and inlets and hiding places. This pond had areas of fresh, flowing water but also areas where the … Continue reading

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Outside of church

How freely the Spirit roams outside of church, for she is not reined in by stone walls or theological walls or even walls of thought, but settles where she wishes granting homes for the homeless and abiding with the meek; … Continue reading

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Coming to peace with dysfunction in the church

For some things: Let it do what it does be healed: You follow me For other things: Fight it out, bear your teeth speak my words, the Lord of justice be healed: You follow me For yet other things: shake … Continue reading

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