A Karmic Misunderstanding

A Karmic Misunderstanding

What goes around comes around.  There is a kind of smugness in this old maxim.  It seems that even the most religious folks allow those words to come out of their mouths with indignant self-righteousness.  It is surprising really. There is certainly no gospel mention...
Power Words: Finding Your Credo

Power Words: Finding Your Credo

CREDO:  a sentence or two that conveys the operating principle that guides your daily life. Working with members of the law enforcement community, Author Rabbi Cary Friedman and Phillip LeConte, co-founder of the Police Chaplain Project created THE CREDO PROJECT,...
All You Need is Love

All You Need is Love

“We’ve got the gift of love, but love is like a precious plant.  You can’t just accept it and leave it in the cupboard, or just think it’s gonna get on with itself.  You gotta keep watering it.  You’ve got to really look after it…and nurture it.” ~ John Lennon Love is...
How Blest are the Peacemakers

How Blest are the Peacemakers

“In spite of everything I still believe people are good at heart.” ~ Anne Frank This powerful statement of a teenage Jewish girl has inspired people to compassionate action and peacemaking since it first appeared in print over 70 years ago.  One of the most widely...
The Game-Day Playbook

The Game-Day Playbook

When we place our dependence in God, we are unencumbered, and we have no worry. ~ Coach Vince Lombardi I often tell my clients that operating without a plan is akin to playing on a football field that has no hash marks.  You never know where you are or how much...