Awakenings

Glimpses of the Divine in the Mundane

We just wanted to get $200 worth of “free” stuff to use for 2 weeks in Hawaii. The deal? Snorkel gear, beach chairs, beach umbrella and boogie boards. Free, if we were willing to subject ourselves to 90 minutes of a sales-pitch at a Timeshare Resort. So we decided to take the bait.

Everyone has a soapbox, whether we want to admit it or not.  With the rise of technology, most people’s soapbox is through the online world.  Take Facebook, for instance.  As you scroll through everyone’s status update, count how many of your friends are stating opinions and views on politics, religion, causes, self-promotion, news events, entertainment, …

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