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Elul is a Hebrew month ripe with possibility and infused with the pull of return. Return to what? Ah! That’s the question we grapple with this month, as we move closer to God’s prophetic Fall High Holy Days. What are you returning to?

Anyone living with a dog or a cat knows well the first half of Proverbs 26:11They return because all they know is, they want to eat. The question is, will we let our animal urges (which aren’t necessarily bad because they are designed by God to keep us alive) be what motivates our behaviors, or will we allow the Divine breath/ spark in us to lead the dance called life? 

I recently debated a seven-year-old who’s been steeped in Darwin over whether or not she’s an animal. My side of the debate was that she, like all of us, are made in the image of God and therefore are higher than the animals. She was intrigued by that, as I was intrigued contemplating God’s day six work creating animals and then...

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