Tomorrow is not promised

Tomorrow Is Not Promised Sometimes people come into your life and you know right away that they were meant to be there, they serve some sort of purpose; teach you a lesson, or help figure out who you are, and who you want to become. You never know who these people may be: your neighbor, […]

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The seasons of my soul – Helen Steiner Rice

The Seasons Of My Soul Why am I cast down And despondently sad When I long to be happy And joyous and glad? Why is my heart heavy With unfathomable weight As I try to escape This soul-saddened state? I ask myself often … “What makes life this way, Why is the song silenced In […]

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The parable of the rose

The Parable of the Rose A certain man planted a rose and watered it faithfully. Before it blossomed, he examined it. He saw a bud that would soon blossom. He also saw the thorns, and he thought, “How can any beautiful flower come from a plant, burdened with so many sharp thorns?” Saddened by this […]

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Strength

If we might have a second chance To live the day’s once more, And rectify mistakes we’ve made To even up the score. If we might have a second chance to use the knowledge gained, Perhaps we might become at last As fine as God ordained. But though we can’t retrace our steps, However stands […]

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Meanings (Courage, strength, determination……)

Meanings 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 your heart, You […]

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Goddess Prayer

Goddess Prayer For You… This morning when I wakened And saw the Sun above I softly said…Good Morning Goddess Bless everyone I love… Right away I thought of you And said a lovely prayer That She would bless you specially And keep you free from care… I thought of all the happiness A day could […]

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Life’s weaving

LIFE’S WEAVING My life is but a weaving between my God and me; I may not choose the colors, He knows what they should be; For He can view the pattern Upon the upper side, While I can see it only On this, the under side. Sometimes He weaveth sorrow, Which seemeth strange to me; […]

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Humility Prayer

Humility Prayer Lord, I am far too much influenced by what people think of me Which means that I am always pretending to be either richer or smarter or nicer than I really am Please prevent me from trying to attract attention Don’t let me gloat over praise on the one hand or discouraged by […]

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As you go through life

AS YOU GO THROUGH LIFE…….. Set your own pace……..When someone is pushing you, it’s ok to tell them they’re pushing. Take nothing for granted……..Watch water flow, the corn grow, the leaves blow, your neighbors mow. Allow yourself time to be lazy and unproductive……..Rest isn’t a luxury, it’s a necessity. Listen to the wind blow……..It carries […]

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Make your day bright by thinking right – Helen Steiner Rice

Make Your Day Bright By Thinking Right Don’t start your day by supposing that trouble is just ahead, It’s better to stop supposing and start with a prayer instead, And make it a prayer of thanksgiving for the wonderful things God has wrought, Like the beautiful sunrise and sunset– God’s gifts that are free and […]

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