Religion and science needn’t live in their own echo chambers. Rather, they can coexist in a meaningful way, both informing the other.
Thousands of years of human evolution has trained our kids to know whatever happens, it shall pass. But sometimes, as a parent, I’m the one who truly needs that reminder.
What do we learn from failure? What happens when our dogma — whether scientific or religious — turns out to be wrong?
If we can ask questions in the way first-graders do, we can break down so many of the barriers and false dichotomies in the world today.
How do we cultivate a sense of spirituality in children? And are there additional benefits that can accrue by giving our children spiritual language?
“The Simpsons” is not simply entertaining — its humor often acts as a vehicle for learning.