Tag Archives: deeper meaning

Mind Expansion in Art School

Some of my fondest memories deal with my unique education in art school. I attended the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan, New York. It was a very progressive school. It was there that I was given real insights to … Continue reading

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Jacob and Esau provide a profound lesson for today’s psychologists (and theologians!)

The authority and inerrancy of the Holy Bible has come under a new kind of challenge in the post-modern world. This challenge comes not just from atheists but also from a new crop of Christian theologians who no longer identify … Continue reading

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Can a gentle lamb or innocent dove kick ass?

In 1969 I remember walking back to my office on 42nd Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues after lunch and stopping to look at an intriguing poster on a storefront window. It depicted an innocent white dove taking down a … Continue reading

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David Bohm, Swedenborg, Implicate Order and Bible Interpretation

The renowned 20th Century physicist David Bohm (a protégé of Einstein) is quite popular with the spiritually-minded segment of humanity. Bohm is credited with having introduced the concept that the visible universe and its explicate order contains deeper orders of … Continue reading

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Planting seeds in people’s heads

We have all either heard or used the expression of “planting an idea in someone’s head.” It is a wonderful metaphor that is rich in meaning. Metaphors are a symbolic language used to explain the invisible world of human mental … Continue reading

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The symbolism of the Christmas colors Red and Green

In the same way that Christmas contains a deeper spiritual message within the various external traditions of gift giving, festive meals, eggnog, roasting chestnuts and decorations, so do the colors “green” and “red.” The color green represents the sprouting of … Continue reading

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Are there one-night stands in the spiritual world?

Unfortunately yes. But God goes to great lengths to minimize this bad behavior, starting with people’s particular education on earth. To understand God’s strategy in this matter we must first grasp that there is a big difference between one-night stands … Continue reading

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ZOMBIES

With Halloween just several days away I thought it would be appropriate to look at the phenomenon of our fascination with Zombie horror movies. Having written a screenplay myself I am well aware that the creative process often taps into … Continue reading

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The soul can stumble as well as the foot

Everyone can easily comprehend what it means when God warns us not to stumble. Such a divine warning is not directed at advising us to be watchful for rocks, tree branches, or holes in the ground that can trip us … Continue reading

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Mountain Climbing with God

If you have been a regular reader of my blog then you know that I have had some “energetic” discussions with traditional Christians. These debates centered around whether or not God’s Holy Word contains deeper meanings within the literal sense … Continue reading

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