Identity and Global Tensions and Other Good Stuff

Identity- a moving target Last week in my entry titled Adoption https://relationalrealities.com/2015/01/10/adoption/ I touched on the nature of identity. Identity remains a source of continual tension for the contemporary Western person because we have multiple, competing and overlapping sources of identity. A simple example. Who is Mark Sutherland?  Mark Sutherland is an overly educated, white … More Identity and Global Tensions and Other Good Stuff

Adoption

Initial Reflections I am so glad to get back to Mark’s Gospel. There is a radical immediacy in the Marcan presentation of Jesus that leaves the reader in little doubt that God is breathlessly at work in the world. There is the drama of urgency in Mark’s language and so he begins: in those days … More Adoption