Past/Future Category

Finish What You Start

One of history’s more accomplished storytellers spun a masterful tale that is known in every corner of the world. The story is known as “The Tortoise and the Hare,” and the ancient fabulist was a clever, former slave named Aesop. “The Tortoise and the Hare” was not his only parable, not by a long shot, […]

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Dates and Times

When Jesus spoke to his disciples for the last time, he spoke to them about the Kingdom of God, the reign of God’s love in the world. True to form, they misunderstood him. Their thoughts went immediately, not to love, but self-preservation. “Lord, has the time come for you to free us and restore our […]

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One Day At A Time

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step,” said Laozi. And a new year, he might have quipped, begins with a single day. Yes, 2018 is here, and 2017 – which paradoxically moved at the speed of light while grinding away with all the breakneck pace of a retreating glacier, is in the history books. It was a historical […]

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