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Monday, July 16, 2018

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There is something about the pure clean sparkle across a blanket of snow that brightens my heart. And something about the cold icy light that reflects from every inch of a shimmery expanse seems to tell me there is so much more I've yet to see and discover. I've seen the spirit of perseverance in snow caped roses. They held out all through the fall, and even in their waning glory their gardener let them remain. So pink and tightly cupped, frozen in pre bloom, now claimed by winters decor as they stand tall wearing their shawl of snow. Have you ever been outside on a cold snow covered... Read More

Recently there’s a lot of doomsday talk in the media; the environment and the economy especially seem to be deteriorating, at an increasingly rapid rate. There are many reasons offered for these two great concerns: the Occupy movement blames systemic income inequality, and David Suzuki blames environmental degradation on lackadaisical regulation by governments and large, insufficiently regulated corporations. What’s interesting is how closely tied these two Great Problems facing our world actually are. And the source of these has little to do with us as individuals and much more to do with... Read More

This is the story of Leonard Knight.

Leonard Knight's life had taken many directions. As of 1966, at 34, he wasn't entirely sure exactly where he had arrived.

Then one day, to get some space from his sister Irene's relentless prayer and talk of the Lord, he retreated to his car. In there, he found himself repeating The Sinner's Prayer, over and over and over. He was pulled into it inexorably, seemingly by a force outside himself. "Jesus, I'm a sinner. Please come onto my body and into my heart."

And then it came: the revelation. Leonard Knight had been transformed... Read More

Do you have a loved one who is struggling to quit cigarettes or drugs? Below are two ways that have have been successful in my social circle. The only prerequisite is that your loved one sincerely wants to get off the drugs or cigarettes. If your addicted friend likes his drugs or cigarettes and it is against his will to surrender them, the recommendations below will not work. God is not going to supercede man’s will. Free will is a gift that God gave to man. God will always help someone who wants to quit a bad habit.

Recommendation #1) Have a double Mass said on behalf of the addicted... Read More

He sold his empire today and she borrowed the crown to be a queen for the day. From the rags of life they pull the comfort, to find a place of their own.

While excavating their dreams they extract truth which was lying for years, unsold and untouched. With the fortune of their find they vacate the burdens to unwind and feel the confluence of two souls. From a charted route, they leave the edges and glide into the spaces, to unravel the mystic of life; untrammelled and unbridled.

Unknown to the other and oblivious of facts the extent of such demarcation they hold the brush to the... Read More

‘Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?’

‘That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,’ said the Cat.

‘I don’t much care where –‘ said Alice.

‘Then it does not matter which way you go,’ said the Cat.

‘— so long as I get somewhere,’ Alice added as an explanation.

‘Oh, you’re sure to do that,’ said the Cat, ‘if you only walk long enough.’

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Decisions, decisions, decisions. Love them or hate them, one thing’s for certain – you cannot avoid them. If you refuse to make them they’ll be... Read More

OK. So you had a tough year.

Me too. This is where we all let out a collective, "Wah wah wah."

I feel better now, and I hope you do too.

I know I am normally much more depressed, and depressing, than this, but I have just finished making my New Year's resolutions. I had no plans to make any resolutions until I found myself giving advice on a friend's Facebook post this morning.

I'm not one of those people who comment on everything that moves, but sometimes a post just cries out to me, begging for my unique reply.

My art school alumni friends are extra special... Read More

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