“…I’m always looking for and “odd-ball-way” to do what no one else has attempted, cared about, or even wanted to do…”

A ROAD LESS TRAVELED: That’s the story of my life! It’s would impossible for me to write about a road less traveled, without addressing how, over the years, it has applied to my own life. All my life, I’ve walked to a different drummer; sang to a different tune, dressed to a different mirror; attempting the unusual, the odd, the unexpected, and the unpredictable ….. All of which, was designed to keep the competition guessing… and the rest in a state of confusion.

I did it at age 20, and I’m still do it 50+ years later. I’m always looking for and “odd-ball-way” to do what no one else has attempted, cared about, or even wanted to do. I’ve never done it for gain or profit… rather just to prove that I could do what no one else thought possible; and on the rare occasion… not even myself.

Every town has a charlatan – the dunce who is always thought of as the under-dog (yet, still a wannabe)…yet always striving to be the top-dog. Never taking NO for an answer has been my life-time motto. I don’t say these things to be braggadocios – rather, I just wish to offer inspiration, to give hope to the hopeless, life to the lifeless, laughter to the sad ones, energy to the weak, a smile to the lonely, a helping hand to those less-helped, to teach and mentor the lost and forgotten, and LOVE to the those less-loved, and most of all…to SHARE those GIFTS that He has bestowed on my.

Hey… I’m not through sharing yet… I wish to share the Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ, shouting it from the highest mountain, and whispering it to the lowest creature. Today…it is in sharing…the Gospel that I find those who seek the truth to their destiny… and, I “got the TRUTH.”

I don’t propose for anyone to follow my lead; rather I offer to lead those left-be-hind. I encourage them to SEEK THE TRUTH… to follow their conscience, to NEVER give up, and to seek God in their fellowman; for each of us is a reflection of God. We have only to LOOK-IN-THE-MIRROR. Genesis 1:27 – God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.

….. Blessings …cjlb…12/22/15  

About Charles Brooks

who is originally from Miami, Fla., moved to SC, holds two degrees from the University of SC. His business background is primarily in Real Estate Development (Motels, Hotel, Office Buildings, Restaurants, Residential) and Business Consulting. He currently is Managing Director of Brooks, Baker, Lehman & Kohlhepp - Investors in Real Estate and Mining, and has other business interests under the umbrella of Brooks Properties. FULL-TIME-MINISTRY: Fully engaged in spreading the Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ, with an emphasis on the Business Community.

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