Category Archives: Challenges

Listening to God

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Living a Meaningful Life

“Some people die at age 25 but aren’t buried until they’re 75” –Benjamin Franklin If you’re married and have small children, I know you’ve heard them complain, “Dad, I’m bored. There’s nothing to do!” I can understand such feelings and … Continue reading

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The Power of One

I’ll pick on politics as a starter to my column to help me explain my point of argument, because politics is one of my favorite subjects to talk about—although the main message here, as you will see, can apply equally … Continue reading

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Amazing Intelligence in Animals—Magpies and a Falcon

The art of self-defence is not an invention of man. Self-preservation and of the species is inherent in all living creatures. I recently wrote about an incident that I experienced between  two Magpies and how they were ‘torturing’ one of … Continue reading

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A Sunday Chat with Myself (Experience)

“Experience is the teacher of all things.” –julius Caesar It seems curious to me that, when we talk about what living the perfect life might be like, we think of life lived as we see in a Lotto 649 ad: … Continue reading

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A Sunday Chat with Myself — 28 January, 2018

“Knowledge is the life of the mind”— Abu Bakr One of my favorite poems is “Vestigia,” by Bliss Carman “I took a day to search for God, and found Him not.  But as I trod by rocky ledge, through woods … Continue reading

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