Alice M Yaxley's Blog – 4th mo. 2012 Archive (2)

God's livelihoods?

James C. Shultz's recent blog post 'Why I'm not on the Occupy band wagon' and the comments to it got me thinking. The blogger writes, in the comments, "Going into business for yourself is the Quaker way. " A number of the other commenters have argued that is not possible. I know my thinking about this has been influenced by the book 'Beyond Civilization' by Daniel…

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Added by Alice M Yaxley on 4th mo. 14, 2012 at 1:00am — 20 Comments

What does the gospel look like?

I started writing this as a comment on Micah Bales’ blog post about Occupy & Quakers, and it grew until it needs its own post. I have a vision of what living the gospel looks like in this age, which I am working towards the best I can, but I don't know if others will see it the same way. Maybe it's too obvious, or too crazy, but I have to try to write what I can…

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Added by Alice M Yaxley on 4th mo. 1, 2012 at 12:30pm — 12 Comments

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