For God alone my soul in silence waits…. — Psalm 62:6. Every now and then my morning meditation takes me to that place where “my soul in silence waits.” It doesn’t happen often. I have too many mosquitos flying around in my head, but every now and then I reach that point where calm takes over…

Read More

And you, do you seek great things for yourself? — Jeremiah 45:5. “Why do you seek the gold?” A question that has a lot of significance during the Olympic games, but also has a lot significance in every day life. Do you seek great things and why? We spend a lot of time seeking, but too…

Read More

Sorry I’ve been out of touch. I had a health hiccup last week, but now I am improving and back in front of the computer keys. Jesus said to her, “Mary!” — John 20:16. Jesus calls her name, and all of a sudden Mary realizes that the man who was asking why she was crying is…

Read More

I had my annual check up yesterday, and at my age and condition one goes to such events with trepidation. My unwarranted fears turn to relief when I’m told that things are still okay, and I’m given the usual lecture to lose weight and eat healthy. When I was young I thought I was invincible,…

Read More

How do you start a meditation? Do you read a passage from the Bible or the Koran? Do you recite a slice of humor of Yogi Berra or do you close your eyes and let a random thought carry you into meditation? Or do you try your best to clear your mind from all thought?…

Read More