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THE FAITH FACTOR

StarWars 

“Before I refuse to take

your questions,

I have an opening statement.”

– Ronald Reagan

 It’s been defined as the substance and the evidence. The implication of substance ties it steadfastly to that which is real and tangible. It exists not in the mere conjure of fantasy, Continue reading ‘THE FAITH FACTOR’ »

THE CERTAINTY OF UNCERTAINTY

The Certainty of unCertainty

THIS IS ONE
SMALL STEP
FOR A MAN,
ONE GIANT LEAP
FOR MANKIND.

Neil Armstrong
(July 20, 1969)

 We know a lot about the moon these days, but that wasn’t always true. In 300 BC, it was common belief that the surface of the moon was smooth, with a mirror-like finish. Aristotle taught that this was a symbol of the purity and Continue reading ‘THE CERTAINTY OF UNCERTAINTY’ »

WHAT TO DO WHEN TIME IS RUNNING OUT

What to Do When Time Is Running Out

(Originally written summer 2012)

If you don’t already have the date circled, YOU WILL. No one is immune. No one will simply ignore it. It will affect your life and how you live your life in late 2012.

The End of Time will make headlines this year. Through late summer and into the fall, it will slowly become a more frequent topic of discussion. Once November is in the rear view mirror, people around the world will begin making decisions based on their personal perception of the likelihood that 12/21/2012 may contain the last few grains of sand in the hourglass. The clock is ticking. How will you handle it? Continue reading ‘WHAT TO DO WHEN TIME IS RUNNING OUT’ »

HELLO. . . IS THIS ON?

Sing like no one is listening. Dance like nobody's watching.

“Sing like no one’s listening,
love like you’ve never been hurt,
dance like nobody’s watching,

and live like its heaven on earth.”

– Somebody

There’s a brilliant irony in the above quote. It’s been quoted countless times and shared in a multitude of variations. It’s been attributed to everyone from Mark Twain to Satchel Paige to Kathy Mattea. It’s even been credited as an Ancient Celtic Proverb and wisdom from the back page of a dusty church bulletin found in an attic.

It’s made the rounds more than a few times and I’m sure this isn’t the first time you’ve seen it. The irony is – NOBODY has been able to Continue reading ‘HELLO. . . IS THIS ON?’ »