Monthly Archives: November, 2011

Healing the Pain

A lot of people say they want to get out of pain, and I’m sure that’s true, but they aren’t willing to make healing a high priority. They aren’t willing to look inside to see the source of their pain in order to deal with it. Lindsay Wagner Often, when speaking with people I meet …

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Our Value to Others

To the whole world you may be just one person, but to one person you may just be the whole world.What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others. Pericles     I saw this years ago and fell in love with the …

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Consistency

Do I contradict myself? Very well then, I contradict myself.Walt Whitman   Somewhere in our journey we received the message that we were supposed to be consistent because inconsistent people were frowned upon. I am not sure who made up that falsehood, but throw it out the window today.    If I remain consistent, chance …

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God’s Love

“Though our feelings come and go, God’s love for us does not.” C.S. Lewis   Clive Staples Lewis, commonly referred to as C. S. Lewis and known to his friends and family as Jack, was an Irish-born British novelist, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian and Christian apologist. He is also known for his …

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Attitude

I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains. Anne Frank   Anne Frank faced horrors and nightmare that we only read about most of the time, yet her attitude was always one of hope and gratitude.    The topics listed below are from various books and speeches made by …

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