So...Let's begin at a logical starting point.. Earth! Why are we here on this planet? Seriously, through all that you've been taught, pondered, and studied, why are we on this spinning rock? Packaged in a mortal body, we are here living a brief period of time on planet earth. For many, we believe it's the … Continue reading Mortal State University M.S.U.
Good Morning... I invite you to copy the image above and place it on the screen setting for your computer or phone. Look at it often. Think of the things that you are doing that qualify you for such a statement.. and then... Believe It!! Your positive self worth view is important!
Did you see this today?!! I do not need to say a thing. Please read the story... https://www.yahoo.com/gma/jury-deciding-sentence-former-police-officer-amber-guyger-202841301--abc-news-topstories.html We have all been taught today!
You’ve been wronged!! It was not your fault, yet now you are left to deal with the consequences of someone else’s bad decision. So, why are you the one who has to work through the emotional challenges, and FORGIVE someone who has caused you such grief? ARGH!!!!! First of all, your argument as stated above … Continue reading Forgiveness… Why Me?
This picture speaks volumes to me. Does this feel like your life sometimes? ALL of your burdens, challenges and problems... to the point of overload... and all we can do is to do our best to hold on as we travel through life. Right now, that might just be your answer, "To just Hold On". … Continue reading “Hold On…Tight!”
Our world is continuing to darken. Each day we see more evidence of the consequence of sin, selfish choices, hate, violence and despair. For those who remain faithful to their religious values, there is this feeling that they are in the minority. Our numbers are dwindling, or so it seems. What lies ahead? Is it … Continue reading What the World Needs Now…
Us versus them... Me against you... My way, not yours... and so goes today's thinking. I'd like all of you to think about the one in your family who always seemed to be the one to bring peace to the group. What was their side of an argument? Were they for this... or against that? … Continue reading We Need … Peacemakers
The young life of a bird can certainly teach us something amazing. Up until this time, he had no idea what he was about to accomplish. His life consisted of chirping when mom's feet would land on the nest. She always answered his call by providing food and a warm place to rest. But... that … Continue reading Yesterday, he didn’t know he could! Today, he doesn’t think he cant.
As I emptied my pocket today, I pulled out a penny that was well-worn, dirty, and damaged. My first thought was to throw this worthless thing in the garbage. The penny was similar in age to what I am. I held it in my hand while staring at it for quite some time. I wonder … Continue reading Worthless!?!