The Gospel according to Lil’ Wayne

By Todd Thomason. The latest issue of Rolling Stone arrived in the mail this week with Lil’ Wayne gracing the cover.  As someone who has not been swept up in the rap revolution, I must confess I don’t know much about Lil’ Wayne or his music other than (contrary to his moniker) he’s one ofContinue reading “The Gospel according to Lil’ Wayne”

Epiphanies create transformative events of self-awareness

Have you ever had an epiphany?  An epiphany is an awakening in which a person comes to terms with a new perspective on life.  In church, we often speak of revelation—God’s self-disclosure to humanity in history—but very rarely do we speak of epiphany. Epiphany has to do with illumination, a sudden inner-realization that becomes aContinue reading “Epiphanies create transformative events of self-awareness”