Monthly Archives: May 2012

What, Me Worry?

I was pondering some of the conclusions of Bertrand Russell in his book, The Conquest of Happiness. There’s another popular book, Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff, that has some thoughts similar to those of Bertrand Russell. The main thought is:  … Continue reading

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The Difference is To Care – More on a Mother with Good Love

It seems that an important characteristic of people I appreciate, respect, and admire is that they care.  When we think of the verb to care, we often think of “to care for,” like a mother bear caring for her cubs.  … Continue reading

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Lucky to Have a Good Mother with Good Love

As Mother’s Day approaches, I was thinking again about the model of unconditional love that a mother’s love portrays.   My own mother has demonstrated that very unconditional love, acceptance, and forgiveness to me.  The first time I discussed the prodigal … Continue reading

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A Little Less Me and a Little More You and We

While traveling from Gulfport to New Orleans I found myself reflecting some more on the parable of the prodigal son.  There are three main characters: a father, a younger son, and an older son.  The father is an example to … Continue reading

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