Social & Community

Elder_Abuse

Elder Abuse: Problems and Solutions

Senior citizens face new challenges as age takes a toll on their knees, hips and minds. Unfortunately, elder abuse appears in different forms. Investment fraud of senior citizens has been a problem, and the shy...
Hands

The Value of Male Mentoring for Fatherless Sons

Many of the problems that young men face can be traced back to a lack of fathering. It’s estimated that kids in 50% of the white households and 75% of the black households in America live without their biologic...
Kids_Belt

Children and Car Accidents

It is a parent’s worst nightmare to have a car accident with children on board and them being seriously injured. While car accidents can potentially have devastating effects on children, there are ways that par...
Trust_Your_Heart

Trusting Your Heart to Guide You

Much of our behavior is governed by various codes of morality that we’ve internalized. Morals really serve as a substitute for trusting our feelings and acting upon them. To give a simple example: If you feel l...
judging

The Freedom in Living Without Judging

Perceiving and interacting with the world with an attitude of non-judgment can be a powerful spiritual practice in and of itself. Many people find that when they make a conscious effort to see the best in other...
Truth or lie

The Safety in Honesty

Sometimes lying or putting on an act in front of others may seem to keep us safe, but this is actually an illusion. In reality, honesty puts us in the safest place we can be in. It is a psychological and emotio...
How to be the Queen of your life

How to Be the Queen of Your Life

Ask any queen what makes her special and she'll tell you that she's different from other women. In her mind, and in the minds of her subjects, she was chosen by God to fulfill her role; therefore, she is not su...
Myth

Myths That Might Be Ruining Your Love Life

There is probably more dating and relationship advice out there, than you could go through in a hundred lifetimes. In addition, the worst part is, a lot of it is either ambiguous or in direct conflict with what...

5 Simple Tips for a Happier Marriage

Anyone who is married knows how difficult it is to keep the magic alive. As the years go by, hair starts to thin and go grey, clothes start to fit a little tighter, and wedding gifts begin to look like antiques...

The Pearl King, Kokichi Mikimoto

There are times when one person has a dream, a vision of what can be accomplished. With that vision – plus years of hard work – great things can be done. Such a vision and accomplishments are the story of Mikim...