Category: My Daily Journey

Daily Journey – December 4th: You Don’t Own That

The stoics taught that if something could be taken from you by a force outside of your control then your ownership of it was fleeting and not total. Your house, your land, your TV, your family, your friends, your car… literally everything you claim as yours… can be taken from you by force, malice, or

Daily Journey – December 1st: Pretend Today is the End

The month of December is focused on “Meditation on Mortality” The profession of arms (military service) is distinguished from other professions by the ultimate liability clause. This is the willingness we develop to put our lives at risk, and even sacrifice our lives if necessary for our country, our team, and our mission. Because of

Daily Journey – November 30th: Follow the Logos

There is a natural order to the journey of our lives. Understanding that we are on a path that is ever moving us along is important to being able to accept where we are going and how we are going to get there. This acceptance helps us find contentment with the journey and sets us

Daily Journey – November 26th: The Altar of No Difference

Does it really matter who has the most money, the most experience, the “best” car, the nicest things… I don’t care, and neither should you. There will always be someone doing better than you, and frankly who cares.   I only care if I am doing the best I can with what I have, and

Daily Journey – November 25th: Funny How that Works Out

A life without physical, mental, and emotional challenges is not luxury… it is a breeding ground for weakness, intellectual decay, and emotional instability. We need to be challenged. We need to push our limits. We need to test our skills. We need to learn. And we need to build healthy relationships with others. It’s funny