Formations 08.18.2019: A Constant Search for Wisdom

Over the summer, my daughters and I have been sorting through the junk stockpiled in our unfinished basement and searching for the treasures. One of those treasures is a huge plastic bin filled with my high school memorabilia.

Formations 08.11.2019: The Best Laid Plans

There’s an old quip that if you want to make God laugh, all you have to do is show God your planner. When we say something like that, I hope we understand that God isn’t out to get us.

Formations 03.30.2014: Seeking Wisdom

Along with reading and math, students at Seattle’s John Muir Elementary School are studying philosophy. Recent grant money has allowed Jana Mohr Lone of the University of Washington’s Center for Philosophy for Children to establish a year-round philosopher-in-residence at the school to help children try to answer some of life’s biggest questions.