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Abraham Lincoln’s Perseverance

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

* 1835 Sweetheart died
* 1836 Had nervous breakdown
* 1838 Defeated for Speaker
* 1843 Defeated for nomination for Congress
* 1848 Lost renomination
* 1849 Rejected for land officer
* 1854 Defeated for U.S. Senate
* 1856 Defeated for nomination for Vice President
* 1858 Again defeated for U.S. Senate
* 1860 Elected President

Virtues – Fruits of the Spirit

Saturday, December 3rd, 2011

Habitat for Humanity homeownership opportunities!

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

My friends at Habitat for Humanity of Orange County are looking for families seeking affordable
homeownership opportunities!

If you…

  • have a steady and verifiable source of income
  • are credit worthy
  • meet the income guidelines
  • are willing to partner with us
  • are permanent legal residents of the United States 

If you have any questions, please contact Family Services at (714) 434-6200 ext.227

Something to Think About…

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

“There’s no fight you can ever win with someone you love.” ~Monique Marvez

Kundalini Yoga Music

Tuesday, March 29th, 2011

Here is a website where you can download free music for meditating or for practicing Kundalini yoga.

Virtuous Journalist

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

social_health You may have heard the story of Roxana Saberi, the journalist who was imprisoned in Iran because of a book she was writing.  She was pressured by her captors to make a false confession, but ultimately refused to comply and for this she was treated very harshly. 

Ms. Saberi is now back in the United States and will be the keynote speaker at an upcoming event at UCLA Royce Hall.  The event will be Monday, April 26 at 7:30pm.  For more information, see

Trav and friends in the OC Register

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010


Click here for the Orange County Register article about multifaith prayer meetings in Mission Viejo.

Holiday Wishes

Thursday, December 24th, 2009

social_health We decided to save a tree this year, so Katya made one out of light!  Happy holidays and best wishes to all for the happiest of years!


Live It Lifestyle

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009

physical_health My good friend Dr. Rod Shelley has a new website dedicated to health and wellness.  The site includes a directory of wellness practitioners and information about common ailments.  You can visit the site at

A Happy Quote

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

happy_spirit_icon “We must be silent before we can listen. We must listen before we can learn. We must learn before we can prepare. We must prepare before we can serve. We must serve before we can lead.” ~William Arthur Ward