Manifesting Peace in Daily Life: Small Contributions to a Better World

A group of volunteers

Photo by RODNAE Productions Gary Lindberg’s book, a memoir about being a Peace Corps volunteer, depicts a fulfilling journey in service to open-mindedness, international cooperation and, ultimately, peace. Everyone wants to contribute to the betterment of society and the world, especially the youth, who will inherit a far less hospitable planet. It’s saddening to admit, but … Continue reading Manifesting Peace in Daily Life: Small Contributions to a Better World

A Visit with the President of the Ivory Coast

At the beginning of May 1966, Peace Corps summoned fourteen Volunteers, including Nadine and me, to a meeting in Daloa, the capital of the Prefecture of which my town Gagnoa was a part. They began the meeting by making four announcements.  First, they informed us that Peace Corps would drop our subsistence allowance (in other … Continue reading A Visit with the President of the Ivory Coast

Peace Corps: A Step to Changing the World

a photo of a dove

Photo by Artem Podrez The Vegetable Grows, and the Lion Roars is author Gary Lindberg’s memoir centering on his experiences as a Peace Corps Volunteer. While volunteering sounds gratifying, it’s also hectic. This begs the question of why people pursue being one. Living a meaningful life is an age-old desire for people. At one point, … Continue reading Peace Corps: A Step to Changing the World

The 5 Arguments That Prove God Exists

man staring at the vast universe

Photo by Stefan Stefancik Understanding the Concept of the Unmoved mover. Under this Concept, it is recognized that everything in the world is divided into two specific categories. The one is in motion, and the other one could potentially be put into action. Everything seen in the world today results from a potentiality being turned into … Continue reading The 5 Arguments That Prove God Exists

Searching for God: The Road Less Traveled

Man holding Bible in his hand.

Photo by Luis Quintero: https://www.pexels.com/photo/selective-focus-photo-of-person-holding-book-2351719/ Finding God requires more than just searching for His existence. It calls for deeper involvement, a forming of knowledge, and a close personal relationship with the omnipotent creator of this life and humankind.   There comes a time in people’s lives when they begin their search for God’s existence in their … Continue reading Searching for God: The Road Less Traveled