Remember: If God is all you have – You have all you need

We are not alone.  We are not what we have, what we do, what other’s think of us……… the list could go on forever – But we are part of a world which was created to perfection – every single thing in it has a purpose and a reason to be here – and that includes YOU.  You have been made to perfection by your creator.  There has never been anyone, nor ever will be anyone just like you! – you are connected to God, your creator, and to all of God’s creations.  – Nurture that sense of connection to…

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The cookie thief

A woman was waiting at an airport one night, with several long hours before her flight. She hunted for a book in the airport shops, bought a bag of cookies and found a seat to sit and read her book. She was just getting into her novel, when she realized that the man sitting beside her, as bold as could be. . .reached in and grabbed a cookie or two from the bag in between them, which she tried to ignore to avoid a scene. So she munched her cookies and in between trying to concentrate on her book, she…

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There is no Love without Forgiveness and there is no Forgiveness without Love

Once upon a time two brothers who lived on adjoining farms fell out. It was the first serious rift in 50 years of farming side by side, sharing machinery, trading labor and goods as needed without a hitch. Then the long collaboration fell apart. It began with a small misunderstanding and it grew into a major difference, and finally it exploded into an exchange of bitter words followed by months of silence. One morning there was a knock on one of the brother’s door.  John, the older brother, opened it to find a man with a carpenter’s toolbox. “I’m looking…

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The Answer

In the midst of any current trouble, all our past struggles seem to fade and we often forget how far we’ve actually come.  Remind yourself today of how strong you are and thank God for getting this far.  Whether you choose to believe or not, you had a higher power with you throughout, and that higher power is still with you – so draw on it and know you are and never will be alone. There is no need to search, all the answers are in your own pocket.  You are the one that can make the difference – stop…

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The Truly Rich……..

The truly rich count the thing’s that money can’t buy and are those who enjoy what they already have……  A wealthy businessman from the North was horrified to find a Southern fisherman lying lazily beside his boat, smoking his pipe. “Why aren’t you out fishing?” asked the businessman. “because I’ve caught enough fish for the day” replied the fisherman. “Why don’t you go out and catch some more?” “what would I do with them?” “You could earn more money” was the businessman’s reply. “With the extra money you could fix an engine to your boat and catch even more fish.…

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