WRITING FOR FUN: THE GOLDEN RULE CHALLENGE

August 8, 2017

WRITING FUN For a most of my life I’ve been writing. Journals mostly. I collected thoughts and ideas about what was going on in my daily existence. These writings were somewhat random, with little discipline about subject or purpose. If you have followed this blog at all you’ll understand my “Apartheid Moment” and how that […]

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Golden Rule as God’s Mission Statement

August 2, 2017

What’s a Mission Statement? I frequently speak about the Golden Rule as God’s Mission Statement. Why? Well, primarily, humans function as a super-organism. We are ill prepared to function for any extended period of time on our own. Our survival depends on relationships. We have, as a species, been learning to succeed in ever larger […]

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My Journey to Rediscovering the Golden Rule

July 18, 2017

The Simple Little Rule: The Golden Rule Rediscovered History shows us that the Golden Rule is a very simple, one sentence statement about compassion. However, we manage to distort its execution generation after generation. Tens of thousands of words have been written in every language and from every culture attempting to explain and persuade us […]

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Paradox Harmony: What reflects back from your spiritual mirror?

April 20, 2017

Manufacturing Disharmony  The paradox of the Golden Rule is that we must start with ourselves first. Looking back to my last blog post I talked about the airplane safety briefing. In that safety briefing we are advised to place the oxygen mask securely over our own nose and mouth first! And then help others who […]

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Do you recognize your individual responsibility as a two-part harmony?

April 13, 2017

Golden Rule: Two-part Responsibility Through the millennia the philosopher teachers have been telling us to “seek truth,” “grown in wisdom” or “find the way.” Our purpose is to find our way to peace and harmony. We were shown the way through statements like the Golden Rule. The Golden Rule comes in two parts; love self […]

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Understanding Law of Reciprocity as Golden Rule for Society

April 11, 2017

Golden Rule Principle⏤Law of Reciprocity The Golden Rule occurs in nearly every culture at some point. I only accidentally stumbled upon this historical reality, but it was an eye opener for me. The Golden Rule is the social rendering of the Law of reciprocity. Realizing that all the major philosophers are teaching a fundamental social […]

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Can you achieve abundance with moderation?

April 6, 2017

Moderating Behavior – Golden Rule Moderation, means first realizing that cooperative behavior is very beneficial for one’s personal growth, success and abundance. Once realized, we then need to go about discovering how to moderate behavior in our daily life. The Golden Rule is the best route to creating cooperation and cohesion in our personal lives.  Our personal […]

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Have you taken responsibility for your own happiness?

April 4, 2017

Take Responsibility It is important that we stop expecting others to show us love, acceptance, commitment and respect when we don’t even show that we possess these ideals for ourselves. We must grow up and take responsibility for our current condition. “Those who find joy and peace completely within are the truly happy ones. This […]

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Discover Cooperation and Create Success

March 30, 2017

Cooperation Key to Success It is amazing how often we see the words cooperation and success used in the same context. Have you read “Think and Grow Rich” by Napoleon Hill. It was a classic already when I was young. He followed later with “The Law of Success” both were best sellers. The five step self confidence […]

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THE PERFECT MAN

October 15, 2015

Finding the Perfect Man That title gets me in trouble before I even get started. But there was a time when we could say “man” and readers would understand that the writer might be referring to “mankind” or hu-“man” beings or the species in general… This is the case here the “Perfect Person” but I […]

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