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February 2017 Archives

No one likes to wait for success. We all want to achieve our dreams as soon as possible – the quicker the better.  But in spite of our hard work and good attitude, God does not always promote us immediately.  […]

Spring will soon be upon us. Our thoughts now turn to airing out our homes, purging our belongings and making everything shiny and clean.  It also is a good time to spring clean our minds. Every so often, our minds, […]

“We are our choices.” J.P. Sartre There is a lot of life that is outside of our control. We can’t dictate how other people act.  We can’t control the economy or our job opportunities.  We can’t decide who our parents […]

Forgiving someone who has wronged you is hard. It is hard to let go of the bitterness, anger and resentment that we naturally feel when someone has hurt us.  Of course, we know that we should forgive.  We know that […]

No one goes through life without disappointment. We all have painful experiences.  We all have situations which don’t turn out the way that we would like them to.  It is an unavoidable part of the human experience. Now lots of […]

“BELIEVE IN YOURSELF! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy. But with sound self-confidence you can succeed. A sense of inferiority and inadequacy interferes with the […]

It is hard to see how God is at work in our lives in real time. In the present, life seems very random.   On some days, we feel lucky, and on others we feel unlucky.  It is only when we […]

“…From everyone to whom much as been given, much will be required; and from the one to whom much has been entrusted, even more will be demanded.” Luke 12: 48 As our country enters a new era of isolationist policies, […]