Category Archives: compassion

Thank You!

If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is “thank you,” that would suffice. ~ Meister Eckhart I have been thinking a lot about the above quote.  Lately, it seems, I have been inundated with people, movies, … Continue reading

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Let It Go…

“Forgive all who have offended you, not for them, but for yourself.”  ~ Harriet Nelson “Hanging onto resentment is letting someone you despise live rent-free in your head.”~ Ann Landers When you forgive, you in no way change the past – … Continue reading

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A step off the positive path………….my rant about rudeness!!!

I try to keep things upbeat and positive on here, but something happened today that has been bothering me for a good part of the day, so please forgive the step off the positive path and allow me a moment … Continue reading

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Make a Difference!

World Vision: Sponsor A Child I have thought many times about sponsoring a child, but the thought came in and out of my head without any action being taken on my part. After listening to the wonderful, inspirational words of … Continue reading

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RX for a Better World – Follow the Golden Rule

According to Dictionary.reference.com, the Golden Rule is defined as follows: golden rule noun 1.a rule of ethical conduct, usually phrased “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you,”   or, as in theSermon on the Mount, “Whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so unto them.” Matt. 7:12; Luke 6:31. I had the opportunity to hear Immaculée Ilibagiza speak last Wednesday night.  What a dynamic, positive person she is.  In the Rwanda genocide she … Continue reading

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