Author Archives: Marilyn Jackson

Eli Stone and Visions….

Eli Stone is a TV series (on ABC from January 31, 2008 to July 11, 2009) about a lawyer in San Francisco who sees visions.  These are very much like dreams that he has during his waking hours, giving him signs … Continue reading

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Post Colonial Christianity?

I am one who grew up Christian, went away to explore other spiritual currents and came back though not as a weekly church going one.  Many others do this as well and not all return in some way.  But it … Continue reading

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Spirituality, Religion and Church

Here’s an article about a Lutheran church that is up for sale in Sacramento. http://www.sacbee.com/2011/04/23/3573281/longtime-oak-park-church-is-for.html The congregation is small and is not closing but wants to find a new direction.  They say that many people find they can meditate in … Continue reading

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The Truth Commission and Restorative Justice

In June of 2009, we showed a film at WISR called Zulu Love Letters, which was critical of the Truth Commission in South Africa.  The point was that for such terrible crimes, the movement toward healing that was supposed to … Continue reading

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Background

This blog will be about matters of Creation and Spirituality.  Marilyn Jackson has a religion major with concentration in Psychology from Augustana College in Rock Island, IL, a masters from the Institute in Culture and Creation Spirituality at Holy Names … Continue reading

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