Archive for March, 2010

A Recipe For Happiness

March 19, 2010admin Comments Off

Happiness is something we create in our mind,
It’s not something you search for and so seldom find.
It’s just waking up and beginning the day
By counting blessings and kneeling to pray.
It’s giving up thoughts that breed discontent
And accepting what comes as “heaven sent”.
It’s giving up wishing for things we have not
And making the best of whatever [...]

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Only Hold So Much

March 12, 2010admin Comments Off

A gallon jug hold 128 ounces. If one tries to put 138 ounces into a one gallon con-tainer, ten ounces will spill over the side.
This is a simple idea. I believe the same concept is part of the reason attendance suf-fers, especially on Sunday and Wednesday evenings. Not only attendance, but participa-tion in spiritual work [...]

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March 5, 2010admin Comments Off

The gift of listening
The gift of affection
The gift of laughter
The gift of a written note
The gift of a compliment
The gift of a favor
The gift of solitude
The gift of a cheerful disposition

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