Monthly Archives: March 2020

Through The Eyes Of God, A Prayer Of Humility

Father, I want to see myself as You do and live my life as You intend. Expose in me the empty and barren places where I have not allowed You to enter. Selah

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On Joy

Because children have abounding vitality, because they are fierce and free in spirit, they want things repeated and unchanged. They always say, “Do it again”; and the grown-up person does it again until he is nearly dead. For grown-up people … Continue reading

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What Now 2 Do, The COVID-19 Financial Affairs Version

Now then. What in the world am I to do about all the bills that I have to pay? The landlord wants his rent. Credit card payments are coming due. Food. Toilet paper. Yikes. What-Now-2-Do? 1. Recognize you ARE NOT … Continue reading

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What Now 2 Do: COVID-19 Strategies and Tactics

We wrote Thursday on some strategies to employ that would see us through the challenges of being holed up in the Coronavirus “flattening the curve” experiment. Herewith a summary of those strategies: 1. Rest. 2. Eat Healthy. 3. Physical Hygiene. … Continue reading

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What Now 2 Do: The Coronavirus Breaking News Edition

We wrote yesterday on some strategies to see us through being holed up in the Coronavirus flattening experiment. Today some thoughts on tactics for achieving those strategies. The following tactics on mental hygiene are paraphrased from a series of tweets … Continue reading

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What Now 2 Do: The Social Distancing Version

Jewish folklore has it that King Solomon asked his wise men to make him a magic ring. The ring would lift his spirits if he got depressed, and bring him back down to earth if he got euphoric. The wise … Continue reading

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I Have Good News And Bad News. Which Do Yo Want First?

It is absolutely good news that God will judge the wicked, unless, of course, you yourself are wicked. Then it is bad news. Very bad news. I’m just saying.

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What Now 2 Do?

I’ve thought about it. There is just no other way to put it. Do unto others as you would have them do unto you. “In everything, therefore, treat people the same way you want them to treat you, for this … Continue reading

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Clever or Kind?

When I was young, I admired clever people. Now that I am old, I admire kind people. Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907 – 1972)

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A Little Perspective

Depending on who you believe, the mortality rate of Coronavirus is less than 1% of those who actually contract the virus (making the big variable the number of people who actually get the disease). But there is a virus afoot … Continue reading

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