Saturday, January 24, 2015

A Valuable Life Lesson

In 2015 I will turn 70 years of age. As I look back across time, I would like to share with you a valuable lesson from my childhood.

As a boy, I used to play and collect marbles. The marbles came in a wide variety of sizes and colors and some were flashy while others were dull. Some were in excellent condition while others had tiny chips or flaws.

But here is the lesson:

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Monday, January 19, 2015

Serving Your Soul

Within the essence of your being, there is a call to love and be loved. There is also a call to be among nature, to smell the flowers and to feel the warmth of the sun or the cool breath of the breeze.

No matter how busy you are:

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Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Have You Come To Peace With Life?

Coming to peace with life, is actually coming to peace with ourselves.

It is when we accept ourselves for who we are, recognizing that we have so much to offer, but that we are also brimming with imperfections and contradictions.
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Tuesday, January 6, 2015

To Those Seeking Enlightenment

Like you, I too am seeking enlightenment. Here are 7 of the lessons I've learned that could be helpful to you:

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Sunday, January 4, 2015

Are You Who You Hoped To Become?

In our youth, we have a wide variety of dreams, which by middle age, we either specify, or we let go of our dreams in total.

But as I approach my 70th  birthday, let me assure you that at whatever age you are, it is not too late to define your dream and pursue it.

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Sunday, December 28, 2014

Are You Who Others Think You Are?

We strive to make a wonderful impression on others. We tell our story, choose our clothes, wear our hair, select our scent and do many other things all to impress others.

We want to attract, to persuade, to be admired, to be popular and we want to be respected and loved by others.

But do they know who we are, given all that we have done to present ourselves in a form meant to accomplish our goals and satisfy our vanity?

And here is the most interesting thing:

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Friday, December 26, 2014

Are You Who You Think You Are?

We look in the mirror and we see exactly who we expect to see: The person we sometimes glorify, the one we sometimes despise or criticize, but always we see the most important person of all, for we are the center of our universe.

This is not bad or good, it is reality.

But separated from our ego, who are we? Measured by our actions, what do we stand for? What is it we actually do for others, that we do for their sake and not our own? Are we just a tiny cog in a big world? What wonderful differences do our actions make in this world?

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Sunday, December 21, 2014

A Profound Way To Uplift Your Life

What I'm about to share with you came in the form of an inspired message. It will seem so simple, yet if you will put it into practice it will profoundly uplift your life.

The message is this:

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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

A Personal Celebration Of Life

If we appreciate what we have, even if only for a few moments each day, it becomes a personal celebration of life, one that brings us joy and meaning.

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