Hunger is powerful. It can cause a person to reach incredible heights, depending on the extent of their hunger
The word ‘ego’ has been appearing quite a number of times in my life recently, both in my readings and in conversations.
July 1, 2020 marked the first day of the second half of 2020. For many people, this has been a year to forget.
“Cancel the whole of 2020.” Megastar Lebron James uttered words to this effect just after COVID-19 forced the suspension of the NBA season
Do you find it easy to think and ponder meaningfully before speaking? I have so much to learn in this area,
There is something different about George Floyd’s death. The pain felt by his family, friends, other African Americans…
It’s almost unthinkable that Justin is not with us after his tragic death last year. June 1, 2020 would have been his 41st birthday and, boy, is he missed.
“We live from our heart: The part of us that drives and organizes our life is not the physical”-Dallas Willard
The story is told in Luke’s Gospel of the ten lepers who were cleansed, yet only one returned to give thanks.
How do we learn about greatness? We can read books about the subject. Perhaps we may decide to look at movies with persons who we consider to be courageous and skillful.
Is there a better time than Good Friday or Resurrection Sunday to reflect on the selfless sacrifice of one person for the sake of others?
“A generous man will prosper; he who refreshes others will himself be refreshed.”-Proverbs 11:25
“Trust the LORD completely, and don’t depend on your own knowledge. With every step you take, think about what he wants, and he will help you go the right way.”-Proverbs 3:5-6
“Who has the wisdom to count the clouds? Who can tip over the water jars of the heavens…?”
“You must be joking, Tyrone! What do you mean that I should overlook an offence? You were going fine with the sections on wisdom and patience, hard as the latter could sometimes be.
Ice Cream. Donuts. Cheesecake. Brownies. These aren’t exactly your healthiest food choices, but they all have at least one thing in common: they’re sweet. Our taste buds are attracted to sweetness.
Life is short. Death is unpredictable, yet certain. Our brief sojourn on this earth, therefore, needs to count because after we have departed this life, we can’t work, make plans, grow in knowledge or live out wisdom principles.
The well-known expression that “out of the overflow of the heart, the mouth speaks” was uttered by Jesus Christ in the first century A.D. during his public ministry.
“But the noble man makes noble plans and by noble deeds he stands”-Isaiah, Old Testament prophet.
I was inspired in 2019 by the innovative format that James Clear has been using in his “3-2-1 Thursday” blogs in which he offers 3 ideas, 2 quotes and 1 question.