Category: Responsibility

A Life Review – 4 Questions for Happiness

Are you getting what you want out of life? The self-righteous metaphysician might reply, with a slight smirk to indicate her superiority, “Dear, It’s not what you get out of life, but it’s what you put in that counts!” That’s true. It’s also as annoying as all get out...

Jesus, Take the Wheel!

Is It Time to Let Go of Something … or Someone? How many times in say, oh, I don’t know, the past three years or so have you said, “I can’t take this anymore!” Once? Twice? Monthly? DAILY?!? We are living in interesting times, no doubt about that. My...

3 Steps to Guaranteed Success

Are you familiar with the term “personal best?” It’s often used in sporting events to indicate an athlete has successfully surpassed their own previous record. The way success is determined off the field, slope, or ice can be considerably less obvious. Our relationships and careers, for example, are not...

Three Words to Avoid

How Being Right is Destroying Our Planet When was the last time you did an “ego check?” You may not be familiar with the term, but I’ll bet you’ve heard this one:  “You’re cutting off your nose to spite your face.” No one would really do that, but it...

Could You Use a Hero?

Whose Hero Are You? Do you know the Bonnie Tyler song, “I Need a Hero?” If you’re younger than me you might remember the wicked stepmother singing an alternative version of it in Shrek II, but it first gained popularity in the original version of the movie, Footloose. Here’s...

Mistakes “R” Us!

My CV of Mistakes Don’t you just love to tell others all the things you’ve done wrong? Hmmmm…. Probably not. But that’s exactly what this blog is about. “CV” (if you’re unfamiliar with the term – many Americans don’t know what it is!) stands for curriculum vitae, Latin for...

What About Those K-Cups®?

If you’re signed up for my eMessages, which normally arrive on Monday mornings, are you wondering why you’re getting this now, in the middle of the week? And why would he be writing about K-Cups®? I’ve been gearing my writing toward the 2016 theme created through the larger organization,...

Guidance and Responsibility

Theme for the Month of May The Global Vision: Spiritual Guidance and Personal Responsibility Theme for the Week of May 2: My Mind Is a Center of Divine Activity “We believe that life is the logical and necessary outcome of the infinite self-knowingness of God.” –  Ernest Holmes Do...

Getting Everything We Want

Can we have everything we want? I’ve often said that we can have everything we want, but we just can’t have it all at the same time. That seemed logical until recently. Turns out I’ve wrong all along. Mike Dooley of tut.com says the correct answer is, “Absolutely not!”...

Yapping and Whining

Do you notice the way other people in your life act or react? I’m not saying “judge,” I’m saying “notice.” In the past I didn’t used to notice much of anything. But, I sure did my share of judging. I had a couple of things happen the last week...