Gratitude

“The unthankful heart discovers no mercies; but the thankful heart will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings.” ~Henry Ward Beecher “Start each day with a positive thought and a grateful heart.” ~Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart I thought today would be a good day to write about a Spiritual Principle called… Continue reading Gratitude

Anger

I’m going to switch gears a little bit. A social media friend posts daily readings from  a book called “Say Yes to Your Spirit” by Leo Booth. Every so often he posts ones that strike a chord with me. I thought I’d use the more powerful ones to spread some experience, strength and hope with… Continue reading Anger

Don’t Give Up

I thought I’d share a poem by Edgar A. Guest that was posted on social media a while back. It’s very fitting for those of us who feel like giving up. Don’t Quit “When things go wrong as they sometimes will, When the road you’re trudging seems all up hill, When the funds are low… Continue reading Don’t Give Up

Forgiveness

Written June 15, 2017 “Forgiving is not forgetting. It’s letting go of the hurt.” ~Mary McLeod Bethune There will be times in our lives when we are either hurt by someone or we are the ones causing the hurt to others in our lives. Often, when we are hurt, we play the events over and… Continue reading Forgiveness

Relationships

Written August 23, 2016(edited 2017) Ask yourself this. Do you love who you are with? Friends, family, spouse or significant other? You know, your various circles of people. I’m not talking about just having a rough day and one person sniping at the other or you’re all out fighting with someone in your life. I’m… Continue reading Relationships

“A Time for Everything…”

Written April 1, 2016 (edited June 2017) “There is an appointed time for everything, A time for every activity under the heavens:” Have you ever looked back at pictures you’ve taken and remembered when a certain picture was taken? Good times or bad, no matter how young or old you are, you most likely remember… Continue reading “A Time for Everything…”

Depression

Written June 4, 2017 “If you could only sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to the people you may never even dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person.” — Fred Rogers “Get away from the… Continue reading Depression