Philosophy Class and My Student’s Vision

Wow, that was cool. One of my philosophy students just left the classroom. I had just finished lecturing on Rene Descartes’ Meditations. It was our third day discussing epistemology. Because Descartes discusses dreams, the topic of dreams came up. At one point, I shared a very spiritual dream meant to demonstrate to one particular student that deliberation,Continue reading “Philosophy Class and My Student’s Vision”

The Adventure of a Lifetime: An Update from Spokane, WA

  One blog post for the last three weeks? Impossible. So much has happened. Last February, long before my wife and I had a clue about what would transpire throughout the remainder of 2015, we began looking at each other and saying, “We want to go on the adventure of a lifetime.” And then, inContinue reading “The Adventure of a Lifetime: An Update from Spokane, WA”

Next: The Step Before the Step

  Things do not always go as you plan. There are bumps and bends in the road that are invisible at a distance. This is life. This fact of life is true whether you are a follower of Christ, a Muslim, a Buddhist, an agnostic, or an atheist. It does not matter. The old cliche,Continue reading “Next: The Step Before the Step”