Rev. Paul Osumi

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by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission ENRICHING OUR MINDS A cartoon showed a man looking out of a library window, saying, “What on earth can a man do on a rainy day like this?” The...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

By Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission LOST ENTHUSIASM A school teacher wrote a minister, “I have been teaching for a number of years and long ago all the newness wore off my work. Some days...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission STICK YOUR NECK OUT A man had on his desk a model of a turtle under which were these words, “Consider the turtle. He makes progress only when he...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

By Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission The Art of Sitting Quietly In her book, “Gift from the Sea,” Anne Lindbergh tells how she goes apart from the world to a quiet beach where she can...
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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

Today’s Thought

By Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission The Grumbling Habit The worst habit to fall into is the grumbling habit. It can spoil the whole climate of one’s life. To a grumbler nothing is right and...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

By Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission Be a forgetter Sometime ago a memory expert came to Honolulu to show people how to improve their memory. It is advantageous for us to have a good memory....
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

By Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission EACH TODAY Kazuo Kage of Wailuku, Maui, said, “Live each today so that when each tomorrow comes, each today will be a pleasant yesterday.” This is a good philosophy....
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission The ocean of life Not long ago Florentino Daz, an adventurous Filipino young man, got in a small boat in Kewalo Basin in Honolulu, and ventured out on a...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission BROTHERHOOD We often talk glibly about “building bridges of understanding” around the world. However, brotherhood ought to begin at home on a person-to-person basis. We must cultivate friendships with...

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