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How did you wake up?

January 14, 2013
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How did you wake up?

I have previously made reference to the fact that the literal translation of the Luganda morning greeting is not “Good Morning,” but rather “How did you wake up?” It seems to me a strong metaphor for the moment in time—or a specific event or series of experiences—that triggered our spiritual Read more [...]

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“Let’s Climb Out of the Bucket” (My reflections on ‘Kony 2012’)

“Let’s Climb Out of the Bucket” (My reflections on ‘Kony 2012’)

My dad often tells a story about what it means to be a crabber (someone who catches crabs).  The crabbers place their catches, one by one, into a bucket.  Eventually, the bucket is full enough for some crabs to have the opportunity to stretch their claws to the rim of the bucket, and escape.  But…

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