The bible and Maria von Trapp share the same approach to learning: they start at the very beginning. Getting the do-re-mi of the scale right was essential to appreciating the sound of music; understanding the world as God’s good creation is the foundation for hearing the song of the universe.Continue reading “Genesis: let’s start at the very beginning”
I thought I’d got away without it, but this week I got handed a service order to use labelled “Creation Season”. So, in a break from the ongoing series, allow me rant a little.
I’m well aware that the Season of Creation has some pretty powerful voices behind it, not least that of Pope Francis, but …
I have no problem with dedicating some weeks around harvest as days or weeks of prayer and thanks for creation, I think that’s worth doing.Continue reading “Creation is not a season”