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Thoughts on Creation

Reflection on Chet Raymo, “Borne on a sea of vital dust,” The Boston Globe, June 9, 1997: You — Creator of the cosmic imperative toward chemical complexity, biological bounty, and vital variety; You — Poet of the litany of life, … Continue reading

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Summer/Earth

  Earth and work and heat and sex and growth and weeds and then:   Out of the dirt made of earth and sweat, Out of the hope and trust and labor, Comes the harvest promised to those who live … Continue reading

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The Dark and Earthy

I John 3:2b, Romans 8:18-30 Know your earthly origins (humous, earthliness, humility) and don’t pretend to holiness. So you’re a mess – you’re a mess under construction, under repair and restoration, still being birthed and created. The contractions of your … Continue reading

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So Small in Creation

Inspired by Chet Raymo, “Borne on a sea of vital dust,” The Boston Globe, June 9, 1997. See also his blog at http://www.sciencemusings.com/about/ (retrieved September 19, 2013.) Each of us is host to millions of gut bacteria and airborne microbes! Maybe … Continue reading

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