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2 unrelated questions worth asking

The journey we are on is often associated with some goal at the end point. But what if the end point was now? What if we took a thought experiment and pretended the journey was unnecessary? 154 more words


The Words of Our Elders: Martin Luther (1483-1546)

“I would not give one moment of heaven for all the joy and riches of the world, even if it lasted for thousands and thousands of years.” 11 more words


2 Chronicles 8 - The True Riches

What do you count as the true riches to give and have in life? And for what purposes do you build bridges?

2 Chronicles chapter 8 delineates major projects that Solomon caused Israel to undertake. 405 more words


Some Thoughts on Privilege and Prosperity

Having read Little House in the Big Woods, my mackerdoodle has now, in her trademark fashion, begun peppering me with questions that begin with, “If Laura Ingalls were here, what would she think of ?” It is a thought provoking way of looking at the world, and it has opened my eyes to the levels of extravagant opulence in which we really live. 520 more words

Thoughts And Musings

Spite House

Some years ago a wealthy man tried to sell a block of land in an exclusive part of New York City. It was a hundred feet long but only five feet wide, and his neighbours, realizing no-one else would want it, would only offer him a rock bottom price. 106 more words


Life Lessons From The Rich

Being rich is all about having the right habits. That’s the message from Tom Corley, who spent five years observing how rich and poor people lived, worked, and even slept. 286 more words