A world of hate begins with a single word of anger that festers within your heart, your mind and then sets your emotional state in frenzy. We see it happening every day in many different ways and most of the time these events are out of our control. Yet each one of us has within our power the ability to change our point of view and our approach to what is placed in front of us, if we are willing to remain alert, aware and above all okay
Since my grandchildren were 4 years old, I would ask them the question: “What are you doing today to be the best that you can be?” At first, they just looked blank at me then their expression changed and they smiled---one would say, I helped Mommy clean the house today or I helped my teacher in school straighten the room. Their minds were thinking about the various possibilities that were available to them to do something that was worthwhil
I like that saying! Let’s face it, we all have problems; life hasn’t been easy for many of us and even those who have a lot of money have problems. But as it has been said so often, it is all about how you deal with the problems and your perception of them.
Little acts of kindness/thoughtfulness can change everything! Are you the type of personality who likes to hold a grudge, and must always have a one up on others? Your attitude is key! Pride often keeps us from rising higher. Humility and kindness towards others as well as our selves is often the answer. To heal your life is beautiful and much needed, however please note that pride can keep you from reaching your fullest potentiality
As we move deeper into the Holiday Season, I am hoping that we all will become more compassionate towards others and ourselves.
Love is both a gift and a task.
You are no different than all of us! We all get weary occasionally
because of our struggles and challenges but I am here to tell you,
When someone does us wrong, we want to get even and let the world know about the evil side of that person. While you may be right in feeling upset or hurt about the bad behavior of others, I believe our Heavenly Father would prefer for us to swallow our pride and turn the other cheek.