I expect that learning to see one another without the lenses of political alignment, or hip-ness, or mental agility, or physique helps us to see one another as God does, and brings witness of the Holy Spirit into the world. So can bicycling. And meals of beans and rice. And overcoming phobias of all kinds with strange and utterly shocking expressions of love.

Waiting for God in Silence with theĀ Friends – The Scanner – Patrol Magazine | I don’t often “tweet” or talk about religion or politics for obvious reasons, but I couldn’t resist on this one.