Mourn with Kenya, Pray for Kenya #WestgateSiege

It is not easy to write this. Not when I know that a mother at home is sitting anxious by the phone, her eyes on the television and her hands clasped, praying that her daughter is alive. It is not easy to write about a young man who has been lying prostate on the cold … Continue reading Mourn with Kenya, Pray for Kenya #WestgateSiege

Search Me, O God, and Know My Heart

1 O Lord, you have searched me and known me! 2 You know when I sit down and when I rise up; you discern my thoughts from afar. 3 You search out my path and my lying down and are acquainted with all my ways. 4 Even before a word is on my tongue, behold, O Lord, you know it altogether. 5 You hem me in, … Continue reading Search Me, O God, and Know My Heart

Is the Love of Money Really the Root of “ALL” Evil?

(by Huston Malande) Is the love of money really the root of all evil? What does money have to do with a myriad sins that don't seem to be motivated by financial gain? And how can a Buddhist monk live a life of self-sacrificial poverty, albeit sinfully, if the love of money is the root of all evil? Did … Continue reading Is the Love of Money Really the Root of “ALL” Evil?

Blog Break (03 Sep 13)

Hello friends. I hope you're having a great start of September. Here are some interesting reads that I thought will be worth your while. Enjoy: 1. THE MEDIATED LIFE IS NOT WORTH LIVING: "These days nearly everything we do is mediated by and filtered through technology–and this is not necessarily a good thing. Our social … Continue reading Blog Break (03 Sep 13)