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Alex Blackwell is the author of Letting Go: 25 True Stories of Peace, Hope and Surrender and the founding editor of The BridgeMaker - a blog about letting go, faith and inspiration. Be sure to download Alex's free eBook How to Love Consciously and connect with him on Facebook.

Today’s Sunday Inspiration: A happy life isn’t always measured by quantity; it’s measured by quality, too. Treat each day has a special gift; as a one-of-a-kind opportunity to celebrate its amazing beauty. About Alex Blackwell Alex Blackwell is a father, […]

“Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.” – Buddha Every day you hear and see things that make you forget who you really are. Your self-esteem, faith and sense of belonging are chipped away […]

““The quickest path to self-destruction is to push away the people you love.” – Cassia Leo Your mind is a powerful tool. It can make you; or your mind can break you. It is responsible for your raw emotions. And […]

Today’s Sunday Inspiration: Forgiveness isn’t about letting the other person off the hook. Forgiveness is a gift you give to yourself so you can let go of the past and be happy now. About Alex Blackwell Alex Blackwell is a […]

“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.” – Marcus Aurelius You used to have passion, a certain joie de vivre – […]

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller Have you ever had one of those days when it seems like there’s nothing […]

Today’s Sunday Inspiration: When everything goes black in your life, remember the sun also rises to give you light to see the future. Don’t give up hope because the promise of a better tomorrow is always waiting for you. About […]

“God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say ‘thank you?’ – William Arthur Ward Time passes quickly. It’s hard to believe the holiday season is almost here again, knocking at your doorstep. But […]

“The most simple things can bring the most happiness.” – Izabella Scorupco If you tune in to television, magazines, movies, billboard ads – you will hear messages and see images that tell you what you need to have, or be, […]

Today’s Sunday Inspiration: Allowing worry to seep into your heart keeps you from enjoying the gifts of today. Let go of the things you can’t control. And when you do, worry will be replaced with more peace, joy and happiness. […]

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