Choices

“We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand.” It’s not our job to change the people God puts into our lives- it’s our job to love them. If God wants to change them, He will do it. You can’t change someone’s past; you NEED to accept them for everythingContinue reading “Choices”

Footprints in the Sand

One night a man had a dream. He dreamed he was walking along the beach with the Lord. Across the sky flashed scenes from his life. For each scene, he noticed two sets of footprints in the sand: one belonging to him, and the other to the Lord. When the last scene of his lifeContinue reading “Footprints in the Sand”

Don’t Worry…

“Don’t make a permanent decision for your temporary emotion.” People don’t make mistakes, they make decisions and choices. When someone makes a bad decision or the “wrong” choice, they like to mask the ugliness with a more delicate term. If it walks like a duck and it quacks like a duck… Own your bad decisions.Continue reading “Don’t Worry…”

“Life is a magic vase filled to the brim”

Some people live life to the max. These individuals embrace each day. They relish every moment. They love what they do, love where they are. They love life with all of their hearts. And it shows. These folks radiate joy. They exude happiness. And their enthusiasm for living shoots right off the chart. There isContinue reading ““Life is a magic vase filled to the brim””

Growing Pains

Your biggest weaknesses can become your biggest strengths. If you’re able to overcome the hardships placed in your life, then you’ll be able to help others overcome similar hardships. If you think things can’t change, they won’t… mostly because you won’t do anything about it. You’ve already lost. “Whether you think you can or youContinue reading “Growing Pains”

Autobiography in Five Short Chapters

Chapter 1 I walk down the street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I fall in. I am lost … I am helpless. It isn’t my fault. It takes forever to find a way out. Chapter 2 I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I pretendContinue reading “Autobiography in Five Short Chapters”

This so-called Life

I admire many people in my life for countless reasons. But I’ve grown to respect and admire the people in my life who have taught me that selflessness is the most respectable attribute one could ever possibly possess; yet, it is the hardest attribute to come by and more importantly, the hardest quality one couldContinue reading “This so-called Life”

Heaven needed an Angel

To live in the hearts we leave behind is not to die. -Thomas Campbell May the road rise up to meet you. May the wind be always at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face; the rains fall soft upon your fields and until we meet again, may God hold you inContinue reading “Heaven needed an Angel”

When I Say I’m a Christian

When I say ‘that I am a Christian,’ I am not shouting that ‘I am clean living.’ I’m whispering ‘I was lost, but now I’m found and forgiven.’ When I say ‘I am a Christian’ I don’t speak of this with pride. I’m confessing that I stumble and need Christ to be my guide. WhenContinue reading “When I Say I’m a Christian”

Choose Love

“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.” Everyone wants to love and be loved. You can’t expect to be loved without giving love in return. “We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only end.” All that matters in the endContinue reading “Choose Love”