Common Courtesy

Simple, good, "old-fashioned" manners go a long way toward building other people up...and exercising courtesy & manners speaks volumes about your own character. The best part about this is...it's all painless & doesn't cost you a thing.
video

How To Make Your New Year’s Resolutions Work

New Year’s Day is right around the corner. Do you have New Year’s resolutions all set and ready to go on January first? Check...

Comments System Upgrade

Yesterday, I upgraded the comments system on the Voyage of Discovery site to a more robust program. I've been using IntenseDebate for a long time,...
Difference Between Fact and Opinions

Healing Power & Lessons Through Physical Trials

Why is it that we seem to learn and grow the most through adversity? Ever notice how personal growth seems to somehow be tied to challenges & trials? It all makes me wonder if God does indeed have a sense of humor, as Albert Einstein had said. Or is it more a matter of the lessons having more value to us if there is some pain or grief involved?

Hollywood Lies: Don’t Follow the Majority

The "majority" of our society today lacks common sense & genuine principles - most of all, any true foundation of values. If the majority were right - wouldn't they all be truly happy, very healthy, in solid, lasting relationships ...and extremely wealthy?

Is Black Friday the Anti-Thanksgiving?

Black Friday is the iconoclasm of Thanksgiving. Why I don't support the growing practice of Black Friday sales.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2015

New Year, New Direction

Let's face it, our world - particularly the United States of America - is headed in a direction which concerns me greatly. A huge part of why this is happening has to do with a gross lack of moral values.

Join Cole Online

222FansLike
1,302FollowersFollow
8,608FollowersFollow
102SubscribersSubscribe