In the 70’s and the 80’s Wheaties was popularized by commercials that presented the cereal as a sure part of having a life of vitality, strength & health. Many times it seems to me that people need spiritual “Wheaties.” What are those basics that you can count on, to make your life more solidly spiritually… More Spiritual Wheaties – Healthy Spirituality.
Americans are always in a hurry for everything. When I taught sales. People always wanted to know how much they would make, before they developed the technique to make it. In my karate teaching, people always want to know how fast they can get their belts; instead of how thoroughly I will teach them the… More Slow Grow is not no Grow!
So many, many times nature teaches me such profoundly beautiful yet elusive lessons that directly and powerfully relate to life. Like this evening’s sunset that I just happened to look up and see. I almost missed it. But it’s gorgeous Beauty was enveloping me, even when I was not taking it in. This is… More Look up & You will see!
We need Charlie’s sincerity, Linus’s blanket, Snoopy’s cool, Lucy’s practicality, Schroeder’s belief in his natural talent and the whole gang’s eternal childhood and we will all be OK!!! Charlie’s Sincerity. Say whatever else that you will about him, Charlie Brown was always sincere. Even when he knew Lucy was going to jerk the football… More Peanuts is all we need!
I apologize to my Guts Is The Key Readers. I am way behind, on my posts. It was August of last year since I released the third hundred of my “Slamisms.” So, With no further wait, here is the next hundred. I will preface these by commenting and expanding the first few to… More Slamisms – 301 through 400
Recently, in a private Society of Friends page to which I belong , the opinion was stated by some that that certain aspects of the Biblical record make it undesirable for Quakers to use in worship and practice. It saddens me that many Quakers have become so liberal, that they try to discredit the spiritual… More My Quaker Faith And The Bible
One of the learning experiences that has caused me to readopt my college nickname of “Slam” is realizing the crucial importance of realness, to life happiness and fulfillment. I was called that nickname in college, because I was an enthusiastic Southern fireball, in a college on the west coast. When something was really incredible to… More Inside Out Living