Wednesday, April 23, 2014

What Is A Hero?

To the media, a hero is often a celebrity, such as a movie star or a sports figure.

But they are not necessarily heroes. A hero is a mother sitting up all night with her sick child. A hero is a father who works long hours at a low paying job to support his family.

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Friday, April 18, 2014

What You And I Can Do To Make The World A Better Place

It starts in our thoughts and leads to our hearts.

If we can sincerely say kinds words to someone else today, if we can commit a thoughtful and unselfish act to benefit another and if we can smile and express ourselves with warmth, we will have made this world a better place.
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Monday, April 7, 2014

All Of Life Is In This Moment

The past is gone, the future has not arrived. We have only this moment in which to live.

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Sunday, March 30, 2014

The Hand Of God

The hand of God is all around you.

It takes the form of a baby, as that child looks at you, smiles and coos. It is in a puppy or a kitten that nuzzles your the palm of your hand and licks your fingertips.

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014

A Blessing

It is God who creates blessings, and up to us to play our role in those blessings.

Anyone of us can be a blessing in the life of another if only we conduct ourselves with love, compassion and forgiveness.

Author Unknown

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Monday, March 24, 2014

A Self-Made Person

There is no such thing as a self-made person for we are all collective souls on a journey together.

It is in our togetherness we grow and in our spiritual being that we receive guidance.

Author Unknown

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Thursday, March 20, 2014

Learning To Exercise Self-Control

Two days ago I was driving by a high school that had just let out. Faculty and students poured out onto the street in cars and as pedestrians.

Meanwhile, a campus event was scheduled so additional drivers packed the street and access ways in. The result was gridlock, and traffic inching along. In response, some drivers had a temper tantrum and blasted their horns.

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Holding Up My Pants

I often wear blue jeans and like it or not, the waste on my pants stretches as I wear them and throughout the day I wind up pulling up my pants as they keep sliding down to my hips.

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Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Generosity Of Spirit

"Generosity of spirit is essential. Without it we become small, self-centered and possessive and our lives become meaningless."

Author Unknown

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