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Frank A. Mills

ReImagining
Christianity

For a Secular Age

Meditation

Prose

[Meditations]

On Bende d Knee
"On Bended Knee"
Front [Credit: The Cathedral of Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, TX, Frank A. Mills.]


What follows is a bit of inspiration often comes my way as I meditate on an idea. Although all may not appear to directly apply to ReImagining Christianity, they do. As you read, think about what it means to reimagine Christianity into something that embraces secular culture while at the same time being counter-culture.

September 10, 2020
Frank A. Mills

We don"t come to the table to fight or to defend.
We don"t come to prove or to conquer ...
We come to the table,
Our hunger brings us there ...

March 28, 2024
Frank A. Mills

I came to the Table,
I fell to my knees,
I cried, “God forgive me!
I had it backwards...


Frank A. Mills

Wisdom has taken to the streets.
She calls us on us to hear and understand.
She cries with the hurting and celebrates with us in our joys.
She is everywhere

March 8, 2024
Frank A. Mills

A restating of the LORD'S PRAYER, as it speaks to me . . .

Our progenitor who is everywhere
Pure Love is your name.

January 1, 2024
Frank A. Mills


2023 is behind us. 2024 is a head of us. My payer for everyone (including myself) is ...
Peace -- but not contentment, because ...


Frank A. Mills


Beware!
There be goblins and ghosts,
The way be twisted, deceiving
But enter we must!


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I went looking for the God I once knew
I went into the church ...
And God couldn't be found


Frank A. Mills

Wisdom has taken to the streets.
She calls us on us to hear and understand.
She cries with the hurting and celebrates with us in our joys...

September 21, 2020
Frank A. Mills

The Celtic Song of Creation
Quiet—
Eternal Quiet
Not even the sound of the restless quiet water...


Frank A. Mills

Adventure, surrealism, fantasy … Illogical logic … nonsense ... truth
Irreverent reverence.
Ah Ha! moments all ...



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The Neighborhood Pub
There is ritual
There is symbolism
Hymns are sung ...


Frank A. Mills

"What kind of church is that over there?
"A Baptist one," I replied.
"Praise the Lord! I am a Baptist ... Do you know who I am?"
"No, I don't," I answered. "I am The Terminator,"