Just Be Nice

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Sometimes being nice can be a tall order. Of course, it’s rather easy when all is well, and others are being nice to you. The challenge comes when things aren’t really working out the way you’d like, or when others are being less than nice to you. What do you do in those cases? Well, […]

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Sometimes It’s Hard to Be Thankful!

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I hope all of you had a blessed Thanksgiving, and an opportunity to reflect on all you have to be thankful for. After all, this season of Thanksgiving is when we’re all encouraged to focus on the things we have to be grateful or thankful for. But what about people who are suffering or have […]

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A Proclamation

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While contemplating this time of Thanksgiving, and preparing a Bible study this past week I came across the below proclamation from our 35th President of the United States of America. I was very impressed and touched by what I read, and wanted to share it with you.  There was a time in our Country when […]

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Appreciating Others

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Re-posted from August 2012. Dale Carnegie, in his book, “How to Win Friends & Influence People” wrote: One of the most neglected virtues of our daily existence is appreciation. I wonder why that is? You would think the virtue of appreciation would be tantamount in our dealings with others, as we ourselves crave it so […]

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Choose To Be Happy

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Reprint from April 2012.   Did you know that happiness is a choice? It really is! Now I’m sure someone’s saying, “Hold on a minute, you’re telling me that if I lose my job, or if I lose money in the stock market, or if I find out I’m sick and may not have many […]

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