We get so consumed with our own inner world and the happenings around us that we neglect the good things God has provided for us to enjoy.
Tis’ the season of giving. This time of the year is very dear to me. You can drive and see lights that decorate people’s homes softly glowing in the night. More importantly, there is a glowing light in people’s hearts. This time of the year challenges people to be more selfless and give to those … Continue reading Giving Provides More Than Receiving
Thanksgiving is coming up. It has always been one of my favorite holidays and not just because of the delicious food (though that is convincing). Celebrating our blessings with the ones we love is such a touching, healthy notion. What about when everything falls flat? What about when you are surrounded by hate or conflict? … Continue reading Remaining thankful, even when life is not so good
Halloween is approaching. Regardless of whether or not you “observe” it, the notion of putting on a costume and assuming a different identity has appeal. There is this air of mystique and glamour to it. Why is that the case? Are we not content with who we are? If so, why? Human beings are dynamic … Continue reading No costume needed to become a different person
The alarm clock rings. You begrudgingly wake up, fix your face and put on your work clothes. You have just enough time to down a cup of coffee and a quick bite then you are out to door. You perform your labor for 8 hours or so (depending on your job). You come home, collapse … Continue reading Find Beauty amid the Grind