Things worth doing

There are things to do, and then there are things worth doing. This is no mystery, yet no matter how pervasive this principle, it still evades our daily lives. I believe that the highest calling a man can ever endeavour to fulfil is to simply love God. And what acts-...

reprovement and time

Marcus Aurelius, in his book Meditations makes the point that the best thing a man can do in life, similarly to the Author of Ecclesiastes, is to live your life in pursuit of Truth and Justice while tolerating those who are neither truthful nor just. While I wonder...

Is Consumersism backfiring?

I wonder if this western generation – the first to grow up in shopping malls, in homes with microwaved tv-dinners & personal computers, a wealth of GAP clothes and too much choice – is the same generation who has already becomes fed up with too much....

Marcus’ Meditations

I’ve been reading the famous Meditations by Roman Emperor and Philosopher Marcus Auerlius, and I’m yet again astounded at my basic assumption that, since wisdom is from God, it must therefor lie most commonly with those who know Him. But after reading works by...