Category Archives: Wisdom

Evil doesn’t make sense

We grieve. We weep. We lament. We protest. We scream in pain and anger. We cry out, “How long must this kind of thing go on?” Continue reading

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Who are the agents of cultural change?

Politics is mostly a downstream activity. Rarely are political leaders true agents of cultural change. So if politicians don’t shape public opinion, who are the primary influencers upstream from politics? Who are the agents of cultural change? see –  Who are … Continue reading

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My soon to be released book

True or false?

Most people understand that their upbringing affects their life. True.

True or false?

Most people understand how (and how much) their upbringing affects their life?

False.

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The expanded role of medical doctors

Although doctors are primarily charged with caring for physical health, over the last three to four decades, doctors have been called to take the role that was once reserved for a different profession. Continue reading

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My first funeral (a suicide)

There was standing room only at the funeral parlor as I faced some rather austere men and women dressed in the old black garb common to conservative Mennonites. Continue reading

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Are you raising a narcissist?

Do you know the 9 symptoms associated with narcissistic personality disorder (NPD)? This disorder is assigned to someone who meets five or more of the symptoms. While psychiatrists caution against assigning personality disorders to people until at least age eighteen, … Continue reading

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3 Audio Devotionals

Originally posted on Wisdomforlife:
Click listen So many names for Jesus There is hope for the world One who demands our worship Steve Cornell

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