Factober

When my problems seem overwhelming and impossible to solve, I hold fast to these facts: God is real, He is right, and He cares.

Posted 4 months ago

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I loved it in the unconditional way that children love their first home.

I loved it in the unconditional way that children love their first home.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

As long as the awareness of ‘doer-ship’ is there, till then, one keeps on ‘

As long as the awareness of ‘doer-ship’ is there, till then, one keeps on ‘charging’ (karma). In the Akram-path, ‘we’ (the Gnani Purush) destroy your doer-ship. The awareness that ‘I am the doer’ goes away and we give the understanding of ‘who the doer is
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Prayer unaccompanied by perseverance leads to no result.

Prayer unaccompanied by perseverance leads to no result.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

I've got to really try and manage my patience out there.

I've got to really try and manage my patience out there.
Posted 4 months ago

Hunter scooped her up into his arms as if she weighed nothing and carried h

Hunter scooped her up into his arms as if she weighed nothing and carried her over to the bed. He laid her down and then moved behind her to spoon her, his arm holding her close to his chest. His lips brushed her ear. "Before you push me away, you have my
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

He fed his spirit with the bread of books

He fed his spirit with the bread of books
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

There is no reason for a sound faith to be irrational. A useful faith shoul

There is no reason for a sound faith to be irrational. A useful faith should not be blind, but should be well aware of its grounds. A sound faith should be able to use scientific investigation to strengthen itself. it should be open to the spirit not to l
Posted 4 months ago

Oh! I know what I wanted to tell you – you’ll never guess who Thomas is cha

Oh! I know what I wanted to tell you – you’ll never guess who Thomas is chasing after now…”Hmmm, never guess or can’t be bothered to guess – it was a hard call. I yawned again, glancing at the bed, which was inviting me to clamber back inside and pull the
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Failure to pass TPP sends a big signal. The United States is backing off, b

Failure to pass TPP sends a big signal. The United States is backing off, backing away. That will create a huge void here.
Posted 4 months ago

There are truths that are not for all men nor for all times.

There are truths that are not for all men nor for all times.
Posted 4 months ago

It is only those who have neither fired a shot nor heard the shrieks and gr

It is only those who have neither fired a shot nor heard the shrieks and groans of the wounded who cry aloud for blood, more vengeance, more desolation. War is hell.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

He was one of those capital M Men.

He was one of those capital M Men.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago