Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission A SECOND CHOICE In life, we cannot always realize our ambition. Our plan is often upset and our dream shattered. Few men are now doing what they first wanted...
The Hawaii Herald Logo

Today’s Thought

Some people race along at top speed.  They burn the candle at both ends.  They neglect their rest, gulp down their food, and move fast in a wild dash to get ahead.  Nothing stops...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission Live Upstairs Ernest Dimnet in his book, “What We Live By,” says that we have an upstairs and downstairs in our life. To live a radiant life we must...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

By Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission Our Turn Almost every day we read of the death of someone we know. We are prompted to reflect, “Will my life be similarly cut short?” We all tend...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Faith In Humanity

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission Every year the men of the 27th Wolfhound Infantry at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, invite a child from a Japanese orphanage in Osaka, Japan, as their guest of honor....

Today’s Thought: A Father Speaks

A FATHER SPEAKS As a father tucked his child in bed, he reproached himself:  "At breakfast I found fault.  You spilled things, gulped down your food, spread butter too thick on your bread.  I scolded...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

By Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission Immature adults It is a tragedy that many adults are immature. The man who “blows his top” when breakfast is not ready when he happens to be ready is...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Father Was Too Busy

A father whose son had gotten into trouble pondered, “I can’t understand. We have treated him well. He had his own room, his own camera, and his own gun. He had everything.” Yes, he...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission A NECESSARY EVIL Many persons do not succeed in their work because they look upon it as something to be endured, not enjoyed; a necessary evil, not an opportunity...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Do It Now

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission If you intend to speak a kind word, speak it now. If you intend to do a kind deed, do it now. If you intend to write a...

Recent Posts

Purchase Culture4Kids!

- Advertisement -