Plane on tarmac, Guayaquil International Airport, Ecuador (8/11, 9:15 a.m.)

[the housing crisis nearing resolution, we return to the Ecuador journal posts] ( transcribed journal entry from 8/11/08, 9:15 a.m. ) Last night's program was pretty good. The drama the kids put on was much improved over last year (we could even hear them most of the time!)-- a cute story similar to Solomon's, where… Continue reading Plane on tarmac, Guayaquil International Airport, Ecuador (8/11, 9:15 a.m.)

Best friends, part II

I'm a pacifist, people! I resist violence, seek a third way, turn the other cheek. I think 'just war' is an oxymoron (as war is neither filled with justice nor limited to 'just' war), and that even violence done in self defense or in defense of the powerless does harm to God's body (which may… Continue reading Best friends, part II