Monthly Archives: May 2014

Beautiful Imperfection…From Broken Pottery to Treasured Vessel

“We are all wonderful, beautiful wrecks. That’s what connects us–that we’re all broken, all beautifully imperfect.” ― Emilio Estevez It is a curious sensation: the sort of pain that goes mercifully beyond our powers of feeling. When you’re so bent and … Continue reading

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South Africa at the Polls

The final results of South Africa’s 5th “Free and Fair” democratic election since the dismantling of apartheid are all in and social media is buzzing with dismay. Whether it was a free and fair poll or not is not the quandary. How … Continue reading

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When we cease to grow, we begin to die (Mortimer Adler).

If a rosebud ceases to grow it will perish. When we do nothing to actively make progress towards worthwhile predetermined goals, our thinking begins to slip and our actions will always follow our thinking. The mind can atrophy, like the … Continue reading

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Wealth and Happiness – Two Sides of the Coin

“You cannot worship two gods at once. Loving one god, you’ll end up hating the other. Adoration of one feeds contempt for the other. You cannot worship God and money both.” – (Matthew 6:24 The Message) A study of the … Continue reading

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