What are some of your hopes and dreams?

Or have such thoughts become a thing of the past?

When we experience disappointment after raising our hopes about something important to us, it can be hard to hang on to our vision and trust our ability to achieve. 137 more words

My 'A' Game

Be Proud

I think pride is one of the most complex emotions that we humans experience. In the English language, we categorize way too many distinct feelings under the umbrella of pride. 272 more words



The restaurant manager who speaks with poise and grace to the patron complaining loudly about the wait service. The levelheaded friend you call in your greatest times of need. 1,089 more words

Making Judgments: Hurtful or Helpful?

For the past few months, I’ve been practicing non-judgment. It’s alarming to witness just how easily judgment slips into our thoughts and conversations… What someone eats, why they didn’t call, who they spend their time with, why someone is wrong and we are right, why someone writes the blog they do, among many other things. 377 more words

My 'A' Game

Ping Pong Patong

Last day in Bangkok-

I could almost picture myself living here, never finding a moment to be bored. It’s like I can feel the city moving below my feet, never stopping for a second. 765 more words


Welcome to Bangkok

Day 1 in Bangkok-
Wasn’t easy at first, but easy to get the hang of.

It was about a 1/2 mile walk to the Sky Train from our hotel inSuan Luang, and about an hour ride from there, including transfers between rail-links, and we finally found ourselves in the middle of Bangkok. 861 more words


No Pessimism

Today’s Readings Job 30:26, 14:18-19, Lamentations 3:16-18
Is our world getting better or worse? What do you think? Some say they simply observe what is happening every day to see if the world is improving or worsening. 205 more words

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