Cluttered, Clearing, Connected

My Window on God's World

The possibility of peace between North and South Korea… the conviction of Bill Cosby… 10 people, mainly women, mowed down and killed by a driver… many more injured… a calm police officer… the death of a Edna DeMann’s brother… a fundraising dinner… a Conference Executive meeting… All of these played on my heart and mind as I wrote this reflection.

Connections… we are all connected to those things… Janice Lewis was on the other end of Yonge when the killing spree took place.

I learned a new term this week: incel, short for ‘involuntary celibate.’ According to the New York Times,

“Incels are misogynists who are deeply suspicious and disparaging of women, whom they blame for denying them their right to sexual intercourse. At their most extreme, incels have advocated rape and other forms of violence against women.” https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/24/world/canada/incel-reddit-meaning-rebellion.html

Bill Cosby’s conviction is another demonstration that powerful men can no…

View original post 1,619 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s