Summertime, When the Livin’ is Easy

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time. – John Lubbock Oh, the summer night, Has a smile of light, And she sits […]

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love

Together and Apart We Love Each Other

What is this thing called love? It can’t be seen or understood clearly yet many say they feel it. Some say they give and receive love, as if it were a present in a box. Yet others say they choose to love, as if it were an action or activity. In the past century or […]

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purpose defiled by technology

My Purpose and the Technology Disconnect

This week’s post was contributed by Alonso Ahmetaj. When was the last time you woke up in the morning and the first thing you did – before you picked up your phone to scroll for new messages – was to be still and connect to your inner self? Do you reflect on your purpose regularly? I […]

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cookies

A Summer Treat – Delicious Flourless Cookies

Has your summer been sweet? Are you enjoying fun in the sun? How about some cookies for your pic-nic basket… This week we have a special contribution by Kristin Anthonis, sharing a healthy treat that won’t break your summer diet. It’s even gluten free!  Guilt-Free and Yummy! So many of us love chocolate chip cookies. […]

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Camp Aurora summer

Summer Camp Memories are the Best at Aurora!

I had a curious conversation a few years ago while visiting South Korea. I was talking to a mom and asked about what her kids did during summer vacation. I started expounding about my work with Camp Aurora and the fun the kids have at summer camp, only to realize my enthusiasm was being met […]

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giving

Greatness Keeps Giving – Share Your Life

I read a quote by the famous underwater explorer, Jacques-Yves Cousteau, that has stayed with me as a question rather than a statement. He said, “If a man for whatever reason has the opportunity to live an extraordinary life, he has no right to keep it to himself.” This quote causes me to ask myself […]

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Peace Begins With Me Event

Living It – Peace Begins With Me

July 15th was an historic day and a new beginning for peace-building around the world! 20,000 people of all faiths gathered at Madison Square Garden in New York City to celebrate God as our Heavenly Parent; the parent of all humankind. The theme that brought everyone together being, “Peace Begins With Me”. If I am […]

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forgiving

Do You Struggle With Forgiving Others?

We often qualify forgiveness, deciding that some transgressions are more easily forgiven than others. Where is your line in the sand when it comes to forgiving others and not holding a grudge? Where is God’s line in the sand? It’s no small matter that Jesus included this topic in his instruction on how to pray: […]

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Seeking the Ultimate Father Experience

Some call God “Father”, while many people ask the question: “Does it make a difference if I believe in God, or have a relationship with something I call God?” Regardless of where you are born or what culture you live in, the chances are, one day, you will ask this fundamental question. It gets to […]

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Father's Day

Father’s Day – A Holiday or Holy Day?

Father – The one who has the honor of offering the seed of new life; and hopefully he has the wisdom and love to guide that seed to its fruition. The value of a father cannot be overestimated. “When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both […]

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