The way to a better future
Mar04

The way to a better future

The future can be better than the present and we can play a part in bringing about that future — this hope empowers us to face…

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When God doesn’t seem to help us …
Mar03

When God doesn’t seem to help us …

Suppose we pray to God for help amid difficulty but the difficulty remains. Does that mean God doesn’t care?  God does care.…

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If we lack freedom or willpower, what can we do?
Feb24

If we lack freedom or willpower, what can we do?

When we try to do something worthwhile, if external situations hamper us, we may lament our lack of freedom. Or if internal…

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How our mind can be a double agent
Feb21

How our mind can be a double agent

Suppose a country’s intelligence agency needs to do a vital mission for which they need a particular spy. Suppose further…

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The pleasure of being miserable

Pleasure and misery are opposites — how, then, can there be any pleasure in being miserable? Because the mind is a peculiar…

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On parenting the mind
Feb18

On parenting the mind

When parents decide to have a child, they know they are taking up a serious responsibility. Undoubtedly, parenting can …

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