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Am I Still Relevant?

There comes a time when we question why we’re here or perhaps, why we’re still here. 

I know the two sound similar, but they’re not quite the same. 729 more words

Im-power Me

A Sang-what?

A Sangha!
Although it tickles my fancy to consider myself as the “Monk without a ‘Master’” I would not go as far as to say that I do not have a Sangha. 259 more words


Verse for Thought 201426-27

“In the fear of the LORD is strong confidence: and His children shall have a place of refuge. The fear of the LORD is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death.” Proverbs 14:26-27 (KJV)



Joshua 20:4 ““Upon reaching one of these cities, the one who caused the death will appear before the elders at the city gate and present his case. 145 more words



Christians, for those of you who, like myself, get very homesick for Heaven, author Gary Bertnick who wrote the poem at the link below, has a rare gift for capturing that longing in his writing.  27 more words


Taking Refuge

Excerpt from “Family Dharma:Taking Refuge: ” by Beth Roth - FULL ARTICLE

In the Buddhist tradition, Taking Refuge means to cultivate an unshakable sense of safety, protection, and belonging. 1,022 more words