Christianity’s future….

Could Christianity’s future lie in Buddhism’s past? This is a possibility that’s been haunting me lately, but in a good way, I think.

I like to think of Buddhism as my “secondary religion” I really liked this article here on how the Buddha can help us do better as Christ followers….

The Empty Bell

Welcome! The Empty Bell is a sanctuary for the study and practice of Christian meditation and prayer. Our purpose is to learn about the history and practice of the Christian contemplative way as rooted in the Gospels, and to explore its common ground with other ancient Wisdom teachings. We give special attention to the Christian-Buddhist dialogue, to artistic expression of spiritual insight, and to the relationship between spirituality and stewardship of our bio-diverse natural world…

A couple of NOOK books….

Finished two Nook books this weekend…..

BARNES & NOBLE | The Girl with the Dove Tattoo by Brian D. McLaren, Creative Trust Digital | NOOK Book (eBook) | Short fiction illustrating how followers of various religions distort the teachings of their founders from good to evil….

BARNES & NOBLE | The Hands of the Buddha by Susan Brassfield Cogan, Susan Cogan, via Smashwords | NOOK Book (eBook), Paperback | Easy to read short collection of Buddha’s sayings…..