Find Your Happiness Quotient this Thanksgiving

by Phil Davis
Find Your Happiness Quotient this Thanksgiving

The cover of this month’s National Geographic magazine reads, Searching for Happiness. I also came across a related article this week on CNN.com titled, The Happiest Cities in America. It’s common, as we close in on the end of the year and, particularly, during Thanksgiving to begin searching for happiness. And if we’re searching for […]

Drinking in True Happiness

by Authentic Manhood
Drinking in True Happiness

I was a high school coach for many years. I have also cheered on countless teams in competition. And I have been caught up in the swirl of last-minute victories and Cinderella successes. Yet at the end of the day, there is only one outcome. One team wins while the other loses. Some are happy […]

Is Marriage About My Happiness or Something Bigger?

by Authentic Manhood
Is Marriage About My Happiness or Something Bigger?

We live in a time in history when it seems that happiness and personal fulfillment are the goals of every endeavor. When people are faced with challenges in life or marriage, the first question they often ask is: “What will make you the happiest?” If your job is not bringing you happiness, then quit. If […]

An Observation of Chewbacca Mom

by Authentic Manhood
An Observation on Chewbacca Mom

Unless you’ve been visiting a galaxy far, far away for the past week, you have no doubt felt a disturbance in the force. All the brouhaha started when Candance Payne, affectionately known as “Chewbacca Mom” innocently laughed her way into social media history. You could even say, “the force is strong with this one.” The […]

Searching For Happiness

by Authentic Manhood
Searching for Happiness

Pascal, the French thinker, said this about our continual search for happiness: “The present is never our end. The past and the present are our means, the future alone our end. Thus we never actually live, but hope to live, and since we are always planning how to be happy, it is inevitable that we […]