"No matter how much stronger or how much more knowledgeable or how savvy we think we have become over time, if we do not analyze our mistakes and make a conscious effort to correct them, history will eventually repeat itself and we will fall. This is especially true when circumstances that prey on our personal weaknesses enter into the picture."
"A strong personal belief system can be a good thing or a bad thing
depending upon its sensibility factor. Any political argument should be a matter of logistics, not feelings. Either a principle works or it doesn’t work, and some things just work better than other things."
"The mutual quest to find the truth goes out the window when one person deliberately tries to misrepresent the opinions and actions of another." - the rev.
If you are looking for a spiritual adventure, I say, try journal writing. Journal writing is an adventure because it is challenging. Honest self-analysis especially is always challenging and it allows for much learning. If you don't find a challenge in journal writing, I suspect that it is because you are not doing it properly. There are always things to write about.
Be meek and humble, but don't be humble in your desire to learn. Seek to learn the ends and the origins of all things." It is not that difficult once you bring God into the picture. Thanks to some Mormon missionaries for teaching me this.
A 'desire to learn' is the only thing that will be required of the contributors to this site. A person does not need to have a strong opinion on something to contribute to the conversation. In fact, having questions can often be more appropriate.