How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you are?
On Saturday the calendar told me it was the first day of my 68th year. My bones seem to think I am a few years older. My brain still feels the same as when I was a young man. We won’t talk about what the mirror and scale are saying.
Do you feel older or younger than what the calendar is saying?
a. The World
This NASA image shows the outlines of heavily flooded agricultural fields on the Missouri side of the Mississippi river. The center point for this frame is just north of Caruthersville, Mo. and west of Ridgely, Tenn. North is towards the lower right corner of the image. (NASA/AP)
Lava shoots from an Icelandic volcano in this dramatic image by Skarphedinn Thrainsson, who regularly risks injury from falling rocks and lava to get his pictures.
A full moon is seen at Borobudur temple during Vesak Day, commonly known as ‘Buddha’s birthday’, at the Borobudur Mahayana Buddhist monument on May 17th in Magelang, Indonesia. (Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
Buddhist nuns offer joss sticks as they visit the famed Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar, during the full moon day of Kasone, one of the holiest days of the year for Buddhists. (Khin Maung Win/AP)
A Pakistani child, his face covered with flies, sits inside a wooden cart in an alley of a slum on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan. (Muhammed Muheisen/AP)
Mennonite girls stand outside their school in the Valley of Juarez, Mexico. More than 80,000 Mennonites live in Mexico. Mennonites arrange their lives according to their religious beliefs; they have their own educational system and do not participate in the government or serve in the military. (Gael Gonzalez/Reuters)
3) Passion In Song
There are many sides to passion. Here are three.
a. Temptation – Diana Krall
b. Religious Faith
Whole Again – Jennifer Knapp
Me Cai – Pacifika