Keep in mind by Clifford N Lazarus

Keep in mind: The meek shall inherit the earth because the aggressive people of the world will trample their face into it! Despite the Biblical decree, if you always turn the other cheek all you'll end up with is a completely sore face. To encourage positive and discourage offensive … [continue]

To Each His Own

TO EACH HIS OWN — Author Unknown I cannot change the way I am, I never really try, God made me different and unique, I never ask him why. If I appear peculiar, There’s nothing I can do, You must accept me as I am, As I’ve accepted you. God made a casting of each […]

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Angel Heart

Angel of Mine An Angel whispered in my ear, An softly said to me; “Go out today and show some love, And spread good deeds from up above, Tell someone who is hurting or blue, That they are loved by You, Give a helping hand to those in need, Plant kindness, it’s just a little […]

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How heavy is your bag

HOW HEAVY IS YOUR BAG? Author Unknown One of my teachers had each one of us bring a clear plastic bag and a sack of potatoes. For every person we’d refuse to forgive in our life, we were told to choose a potato, write on it the name and date, and put it in the […]

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Standing for what you believe in

Standing For What You Believe In Standing for what you believe in, Regardless of the odds against you, And the pressure that tears at your resistance, …means courage Keeping a smile on your face, When inside you feel like dying, For the sake of supporting others, …means strength Stopping at nothing, And doing what’s in […]

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Truths for living

Truths For Living The more generous we are, the more joyous we become. The more cooperative we are, the more valuable we become. The more enthusiastic we are, the more productive we become. The more serving we are, the more prosperous we become. The more outgoing we are, the more helpful we become. The more […]

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Somebody cares

Somebody Cares Helen Steiner Rice Somebody cares and always will— the world forgets, but God loves you still. You cannot go beyond His love no matter what you’re guilty of, for God forgives until the end. He is your faithful, loyal friend. And though you try to hide your face, there is no shelter any […]

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Hugs from Heaven

Hugs from Heaven When you feel a gentle breeze Caress you when you sigh. It’s a hug sent from heaven From a loved one way up high. If a soft and tender raindrop Lands upon your nose. They’ve added a small kiss As fragile as a rose. If a song you hear fills you with […]

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The role of self sufficiency

THE ROLE OF SELF SUFFICIENCY Success: When AA was first launched, the ideal of the self-made person was often exalted. Certain outstanding individuals seemed to have achieved amazing success entirely by their own efforts. In the drive to be such a self-made person, AA co-founder Bill W, was swept away in a torrent of alcoholic […]

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A Time for learning

A TIME FOR LEARNING “When the pupil is ready, the teacher will appear.” Life’s lessons often come unexpectedly. They come, nevertheless, and they come according to a time frame that is set by our Higher Power. As we grow emotionally and spiritually, we are readied for further lessons for which teachers will appear. Perhaps the […]

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