Category: perseverance

To beard a lion in his den

March 1, 2019 | 31 comments

Have you ever read the words, “Beard the lion in his den,” and wondered what it meant? I did after reading Mary Baker Eddy’s use of the phrase in “Seedtime and Harvest.” Here’s what she wrote: “Jesus taught us to

Solve the problem that matters most

December 21, 2018 | 26 comments

This quote by Adam Grant in his recent article, “What straight-A students get wrong,” published in the New York Times, caught my attention. “…career success is rarely about finding the right solution to a problem — it’s more about finding

Keep working at it until you succeed

November 13, 2018 | 17 comments

“Failure doesn’t mean you are a failure…. It just means you haven’t succeeded yet.” ~ Robert Schuller “The devotion of thought to an honest achievement makes the achievement possible.” ~ Mary Baker Eddy, Science and Health, p. 199

The intelligence of animals

November 12, 2018 | 21 comments

Do animals think? Can they form a plan of action and act on it? I think so. Watch this short endearing video, and you’ll see for yourself. “Mama goose ‘hails’ police to help free gosling” All of God’s creatures express