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  • His Holiness the Dalai Lama
    His Holiness the Dalai Lama teaches Nagarjuna’s ‘Fundamental Wisdom’
    In a world where the news deals with more and more violence daily it is a needed and refreshing break to have the opportunity to learn about wisdom from the Dalai Lama. The Central Tibetan Administration reported on March 20, 2015, His Holiness...
  • The New Rules
    The New Rules
    Our lives are guided by rules, laws regulations and demands.If we need rules, we should keep them simple.These are the new rules.1) Love everyone.2) Do not waste.3) Help other beings.4) Be humble.5) Follow wisdom.6) Live without hurting.These are...
  • Min. Che'ri Humphrey
    TALK 2 ME: Poet’s Platform!
    Written by Min. Che’ri Humphrey, M.ED; February 3, 2015Founder & President of Diamonds In The Rough (DITR)…Finding The Spirit In Me!Note: This article is sent out in an automatic email blast to those on its original list through...
  • The Passage of Time
    The Passage of Time-Part One
    Wisdom is acquired from all different places and from all different experiences with the passage of time. As we age, we get wiser and for some individualswisdom comes easily and naturally. Others take longer to acquire wisdom and some people may...
  • Scenic view
    Wise people
    I recently read a quote by Alfred Lord Tennyson and it made me think about the difference between knowledge and wisdom. His words, “Knowledge comes but wisdom lingers.”Are you knowledgeable, wise or perhaps you’re both?According...
  • The Hierophant
    The hierophant tarot card: messages from the divine
    Consider the hierophant tarot card to represent a teacher- any teacher. There are so many teachers in this universe, and each one is open to you. What matters is, which of these teachers are you open to? Whichever you are open to, there is so much...
  • Path of transformation
    Self-discovery uncovers compassion
    “The whole idea of compassion is based on a keen awareness of the interdependence of all these living beings, which are all part of one another, and all involved in one another.”Thomas MertonWe can define compassion as the natural...
  • Leaning winter
    Fear vs Wisdom
    Understanding the difference between fear and wisdom is essential in the Christian life as it helps us choose the right path and veer from the way of evil. Fear in Hebrew is da’ag which is to be afraid, be anxious and to be concerned. Wisdom...
  • The World
    The Wisdom of the World
    The world has gone crazy. It’s no surprise to anyone, or least anyone that isn’t living in a cave or has their head buried in the sand, to see how bad things are all around us. In Iraq, news reports tell us about the horrors of...
  • Finding a path: five year anniversay with examiner.com
    Finding a path: five year anniversary with examiner.com
    Five years ago today, I was on bed rest, ordered off my feet for 7 weeks because of a broken ankle, and my computer had just crashed. Talk about feeling helpless, I depended on my daughter and her family to take care of me, and I took care of my...
  • Pastor preaches: 'There Is a Willingness to Awareness'
    Pastor preaches: 'There Is a Willingness to Awareness'
    Since October is National Awareness Month, Rev. Lois Blakey-Paige, pastor of New Canaan Worship Center in Richmond, Virginia gave an overview of something else the church needs to be aware of. Last week she talked about mental illness. On Sunday,...
  • Wisdom
    Get God's wisdom
    God, through his word, tells us of may spiritual attributes that are essential to our success in life. The Bible speaks of faith, love, and hope. But one of the most important spiritual attributes is the attribute of wisdom. God says that wisdom...
  • The Path of God
    Staying on track in the Christian life
    Staying on track is crucial in life, but at the same time it is one of the most difficult things to do. With so many philosophies, ideas, and paths, it can become very confusing at times and cause people to swerve whichever way the wind blows....
  • The Mystery of Wisdom!(1 Corinthians 2:6-7)
    The Mystery of Wisdom!(1 Corinthians 2:6-7)
    6 We do, however, speak a message of wisdom among the mature, but not the wisdom of this age or of the rulers of this age, who are coming to nothing. 7 No, we declare God’s wisdom, a mystery that has been hidden and that God destined for our...
  • "Wisdom's Instruction!"(Proverbs 15:33)
    "Wisdom's Instruction!"(Proverbs 15:33)
    Wisdom's instruction is to fear the Lord and humility comes before honor."(Proverbs 15:33)Instructions come with most products. They tell you how the item was made and with what materials/ingredients. They may tell how to assemble or...