Category Archives: purpose

Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

“A brother is a friend God gave you; a friend is a brother your heart chose.” – Proverbs These are sometimes synonymous and sometimes not. I recently had the opportunity to catch up with a long time friend and heard the most wonderful story that so amplifies the wisdom from Proverbs. As a Rabbi in …

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Beauty vs. Meaning

Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart. Kahlil Gibran   Khalil Gibran (born Gubran Khalil Gubran), was a Lebanese American artist, poet, and writer. Born in the town of Bsharri in modern-day Lebanon, as a young man he emigrated with his family to the United States where he studied …

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Daily Choices

“There may be a thousand little choices in a day. All of them count.” Dr. Shad Helmstetter   For those of you that are sports fans, the name Jim Valvano will evoke a warm feeling. Jimmy “V” as he was known was a highly successful college basketball coach and amazing motivational person. He was stricken …

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Power of Thought

How many of us have gone to places like Disney World, Barnum and Bailey Circus or the Arcade near where we live? Most of us at one time or another I imagine. We have gone and watched magic shows and sat there in awe of what appears to be the impossible. We have wondered over …

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Where is God?

God enters by a private door into each individual. Ralph Waldo Emerson This is a question we all continually ask if we are God seekers, whatever that means. I say that not to be arrogant or sarcastic, but rather because each of us will define God seeking differently and we are all correct. I have …

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