Tagged with salad

Sorry, God, That’s Not Our Policy.

Sorry, God, That’s Not Our Policy.

This morning I read a news story explaining that the pastor from the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod in Newton, CT had to issue an apology to the LCMS president for participating in a prayer vigil two days after the murder of innocent adults and children because leaders of other faith traditions also participated. Here’s … Continue reading

Help Me Eat More Plants, Less Meat.

Help Me Eat More Plants, Less Meat.

I’m interested in trying something new in 2013 – I want to intentionally eat more plants and less meat. Can you help me? Calling all connectors, mavens, and salespersons: I’m all ears. I’ve been thinking a lot about attempting a change in diet for several reasons such as better health, eco-justice, and my emerging creation … Continue reading

Four Videos on Being a Salad.

Four Videos on Being a Salad.

I came across a handful of videos about what it means to live in and live as a mosaic within “salad” terminology and thought I’d share them with you. This professor, Dr. Magala, clearly defines and contrasts the melting pot and the salad. He points out the risks of the salad, that a group or … Continue reading

Melting Pot, No. Mosaic, Yes.

Melting Pot, No. Mosaic, Yes.

The term “Melting Pot” does not agree with me, or is it the other way around? The United States has long been called the melting pot of the world as immigrants from many walks of life descend upon the nation from all four corners of the globe. The idea is that as these persons of … Continue reading