What is faith? It is belief in something without sufficient evidence. Billions of people pride themselves as being people of faith. Conversely, the atheist prides herself in being skeptical. I.e. she withholds faith until sufficient evidence presents itself…Read More
Who are you? You can answer with your name. But that’s merely the word by which you are called.
You can say that you are an engineer or artist. But that indicates what you do, or describes your career.
If you are proud of your lineage, you may point to the fact that you are the daughter of King X or Y. But that merely indicates your relation to another human being.
You could say that…Read More
It's inevitable: We compare ourselves to others. We are incessantly bombarded with examples of materialism and Western notions of what it means to be successful. But the seasons of life have little regard for the dreams, desires and goals of mere mortals like us. As I work to build a more meaningful life, I am often reminded, not to venture far from the wisdom once uttered by late journalist, Hunter S. Thompson...Read More
A meditation: How to capture the present moment.
By Pierre F. Lombard
Cape Town, Aug 2018
Chilled air suffuse my lungs
Gravity settles me
I breathe…Read More