Tag Archives: spirituality

Why do I wear the hat?

Why do I wear the hat? I am asked this question very often. This article was prompted by response to another “Friend / Quaker”, who also wears his hat daily as a part of their expression of faith. This writing is … Continue reading

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E.A.S.Y. Expecting Answers Saying Yes.

It sounds too good to be true and like most things that do, there is fallacy and weakness in expecting easy solutions in life. Most times,  We are better off not to envision our path to be  E.A.S.Y. Expecting Answers … Continue reading

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The Virtues of Shotokan Karate

  The virtues of karate There are many reasons why I am a Shotokan practitioner, teacher, coach and contributor to the art. Shotokan is a wonderful tool in many ways. It is both a thermometer and a prescription leading to … Continue reading

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Slamisms – 501-600

     If I am nothing else. I am definitely persistent. And so I publish my 600th Slamism quotation. Of course, Slamisms are my own brand of inspirational, educational, motivational and helpful personal quotations. 600 is a lot, huh? I … Continue reading

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Facing Pain and Adversity with the Eyes of Faith

Problems are normal. Pain is real. We need not doubt the grace or mercy of God when we go through either. But allow God to so fill our hearts with courage and faith. So that we exhibit Christ’s character, even … Continue reading

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The Possibility of a Redeemed Mind

 I recently had a run-in with an old manner of thinking that I thought had been eradicated. But none of us get beyond, the daily need to call upon, commune with and yield to our Higher Power. There are at … Continue reading

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Quaker 101: The Accountability of Each Believer to fulfill His/Her call before God!

It is so easy to tell someone else what they should do. The old adage is true, if you point a finger at someone else you have two pointing back at you. The more important thing than telling others what … Continue reading

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