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You can lead a horse to water but you can’t make him drink it.

Almost everyone in America has heard this phrase. And, almost everyone sees it as representing wise advice, highly relevant to human life. In other words, its message is not literal (with only horse owners in mind) but rather, is a … Continue reading

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Sustainability

I first became acquainted with the problems of pollution and ecology in the 1960s when I was attending art school. In 1974, when I was working as a writer for a large advertising agency in New York City, I could … Continue reading

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The future of publishing

Not long ago I was approached by a minister of a small denomination that does an incredible amount of book publishing for its size. He wanted to know if I would be willing to give a presentation on the new … Continue reading

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Everyone comes in two different sizes

All humans fall under two kinds of measurement. One is our physical stature and the other is the size of our hearts and minds. The second measurement involves the extent or boundary of our inner spirit. Each kind of measurement … Continue reading

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Can the mind “taste” an idea?

Once when I was overhearing some teenagers interacting, I was alerted to a particular use of language. One teenager was showing off something to the others when I heard one of the group say “sweet.” The word “sweet” was obviously … Continue reading

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Love and thought are non-physical substances

Scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg provides the best rational evidence that love (human affection) and human thought are real substances and forms. However, these substances and forms are not bound by space and time. In fact, Swedenborg called love and thought (ideas) … Continue reading

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Hell is awash in God’s Love!

Many people believe that hell is a place of eternal punishment. People are cast into hell because they have angered God.  However, the truth is, that just as much of God’s love is being constantly directed towards those in hell … Continue reading

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How Can You Wander From A God Who Is Everywhere?

I will make this post short and sweet. The title for this post was inspired by Hosea 7:11-13. It reads: Ephraim was like a silly dove; they called unto Egypt, they went unto Asshur; when they shall go, I will … Continue reading

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