- When: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. (as part of the monthly meeting of the Kitsap Audubon Society) - Where: Poulsbo library, lower level, 700 NE Lincoln Rd., Poulsbo, WA- What: “Kitsap Audubon will have an exceptionally important program on Thursday, November 14th (7:00 p.m. at the Poulsbo Library). Dr. Trina Bayard, technical director of … Continue reading 14 November Kitsap Audubon: Climate Change, Birds, Trina Bayard, and Sen. Christine Rolfes
When: noon to 2 p.m. on 29 November 2019 Where: junction of Kitsap Mall Blvd. and Silverdale Way What: Join 350 West Sound Climate Action and others to demand climate action now. — source: Flyer from 350 West Sound Climate Action
Two great dances coming to Kitsap County this holiday season, both hosted by USA Dance Kitsap: 16 Nov (this Saturday), country ballroom dance 21 Dec, holiday semi-formal ballroom dance For details, please go to the “Kitsap Ballroom Dance News” page of this website.
J. Philip Newell writes of the teachings of ninth-century Celtic philosopher John Scotus Eriugena. As Newell relates, Eriugena believed that Christ manifests to us not only in scripture but also in creation (34). “Eriugena tells us that God is in all things, the essence of life; God has not created everything out of nothing, but … Continue reading Eriugena on God’s essence of life.
God’s nature stopped me recently. I paused, looked, listened, and prayed thanks. That morning I was churning through a myriad of chores, and as I was rushing out the door to get to my tasks, having hustled through the process of showering, dressing, and eating, I stepped into the outdoors. Wow! An eagle glided by … Continue reading Stopped by God’s Nature
John Muir's joy and inspiration in nature are evident in his experience at a glacier in Alaska: “Standing here, with facts so fresh and telling and held up so vividly before us, every seeing observer, not to say geologist, must readily apprehend the earth-sculpturing, landscape-making action of flowing ice. And here, too, one learns that … Continue reading Close to God in his nature: Creation.
20Then God said, “Let the waters teem with swarms of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth in the open expanse of the heavens,” . . . 21and God saw that it was good. 22God blessed them, saying, “Be fruitful and multiply” . . . 24Then God said, “Let the earth bring forth … Continue reading The God of life and variety of life