For such a little while

For Such a Little While God gave you your daughter For such a little while; He put a bit of heaven In the sunshine of her smile. He took dust from The brightest twinkling stars And made her sparkling eyes; And now, she’s gone back home to God, To play up in the skies. And though … [continue]

A Prayer for all seasons

A PRAYER FOR ALL SEASONS God grant us the serenity to accept the things we cannot change, Courage to change the things we can, And wisdom to know the difference. Twelve steps and twelve traditions pg 125 The power of this prayer is overwhelming in that its Simple beauty parallels the AA Fellowship. There Are […]

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Yesterday, today and tomorrow

There are two days in every week about which we should not worry; two days which should be kept free from fear and apprehension. One of these days is YESTERDAY with its mistakes and cares, its faults and blunders, its aches and pains. YESTERDAY has passed forever beyond our control. All the money in the […]

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It’s in the valleys I grow

IT’S IN THE VALLEYS I GROW Sometimes life seems hard to bear, Full of sorrow, trouble and woe It’s then I have to remember That it’s in the valleys I grow. If I always stayed on the mountain top And never experienced pain, I would never appreciate God’s love And would be living in vain. […]

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Listen to me

LISTEN TO ME Author Unknown Effective immediately, please be aware that there are changes YOU need to make in YOUR life. These changes need to be completed in order that I may fulfill My promises to you to grant you peace, joy and happiness in this life. I apologize for any inconvenience, but after all […]

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A Kindness a day

A KINDNESS A DAY By Marie Jacquelyne Clement I am always helping people in one way or another. One day I was listening to a friend; I told her that I try to do one act of kindness everyday in hopes it will eradicate a sin I may have unconsciously committed in the Book of […]

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Beauty tips for everyone

BEAUTY TIPS FOR EVERYONE! For attractive lips, speak words of kindness. For beautiful eyes, look for the good in other people. To lose weight, let go of stress, hatred, anger, contentment and the need to control others. To improve your ears, listen to the word of God. Rather than focus on the thorns of life, […]

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The Boat

Old Mrs. Watkins awoke one spring morning to find that the river had flooded the entire first floor of her house. Looking out of her window, she saw that the water was still rising. Two men passing by on a rowboat shouted up an invitation to row to safety with them. “No, thank you,” Mrs. […]

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Angel Talk

ANGEL TALK Author Unknown Just inside the Pearly Gates Underneath a gorgeous sky Two angels hovered near a cloud (They don’t sit like you and I!) “I just don’t understand it,” Said angel number one, “I’ve watched and studied everything Those foolish souls have done.” The second angel gave a shrug, “Why do you even […]

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A tree we could all use

A Tree We Could All Use I hired a carpenter to help me restore an old farmhouse, and he had just finished a rough first day on the job. A flat tire made him lose an hour of work, his electric saw quit, and now his ancient pickup truck refused to start. While I drove […]

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