The Power of New Beginnings

The power of new beginnings is immense.It is like the burst of light that pierces the darkness and makes everything visible. Long years of patient waiting then gives way to the rise of dawn–of new hope, greater glory, immeasurable joy, and ultimate triumph.… Read the rest

Failures in Their True Light

None of us has escaped the trauma of failures. Some quit. Others despair. But a few hang in there. What about you? What is your attitude towards failure? Herman Melville, author of Moby Dick once wrote “He who has never failed somewhere, that man cannot be great!” That is a good starting point to understand failure.… Read the rest

Speak the Truth in Love

Changing times do not change timeless truths. As I thought about our speech in daily conversations, this line from St. Paul caught my attention. He wrote,

“If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal.”

This is how he began his short and poetic sketch of true love.… Read the rest