Tag: Love

Nov 12

Open Thought: How Do We Move Forward America?

“I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help” (Psalms 121: 1). To look upward would be very refreshing since our new “President-Elect” has had us “looking down” for so long. How can we turn the page? Where do we start? How can we get to a better place in …

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Apr 04

Open Thought Asks: Where Does Racism Begin?

Racism:  A term that has plagued world cultures for centuries–sometimes overt and sometimes subtle.    America has dealt with it since the 1600’s–millions have lost their lives, suffered mental and physical abuse and lived with the gross inequalities of a nation.  In fact today, racism is alive and well in America and other countries throughout …

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Mar 19

Open Thought to: An AMAZING Story of Faith, Love and Courage!

  THE UNFOLDING OF A ROSE ON BRIDGE OF THE GODS ~ “I WAS CAPTIVATED FROM PAGE ONE!” ~ 5 STARS ~ by Barry Finlay, Award Winning Author/”Kilimanjaro and Beyond ~ A Life Changing Journey!” Mamie L. Smith in her book The Unfolding of a Rose opened my eyes to the weakness in my faith and to the …

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Aug 25

Open Thought To: How To Build Solid Family Relationships

      .  .   .  one family, held in the gospel of love  .  .  .  .         Who is this one family?  What does it mean to be held in the gospel of love?  Is this a place every person can expect to reach, or is this a fantasy? …

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May 23

Open Thought To Seven Ways To Understand God — Spirituality

            One day,  I was having a conversation with a family member about the understanding of God, and she made this declaration:  “I do not believe anyone should try to understand God–it is not meant to be.” I wonder how many people share this viewpoint.   As I contemplated the …

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