May 23/18 – “Authority makes some people grow – and others just swell.” – unknown

11000893_870704482993780_1060292058862403683_n copy“Whoever exalts himself will be humbled; and whoever humbles himself shall be exalted.”                                                                                                – Matthew 23:12 (NAS)

Peace to you.

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Image: looking up at the Guardian Building in downtown Detroit, Michigan. Source: RJSBird Photography

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May 16/18 – Just for today I will read something that requires effort, thought, and concentration.

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Like when I’m constructing a DIY and the directions read like the author has never assembled it himself!!

I hope your reading provides you more enjoyment.

Peace to you.

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May 9/18 – Close together or far apart Mom is always in my heart.

ChicagoinaBallcopyMOMIn Remembrance – A limb has fallen from the family tree that says grieve not for me but remember the times, the laughter the song the good life lived while I was strong. – unknown

Mom you are always in my heart.

Proverbs 31 – description of a worthy woman.

Peace to you.

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Picture: the Chicago skyline taken in a crystal ball by my talented photographer son. www.rjsbirdphotography.com

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May 2/18 – Feed your faith and your doubts will starve to death.  – unknown                                                                                                                                                                

FeedyourFaith“But we are not of those who shrink back to destruction, but of those who have faith to the preserving of the soul.”  – Hebrews 10:39 (NASB)

Peace to you.

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Image: the ruins of the Washburn A Flour Mill in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Apr. 25/18 – Life can only be understood by looking backward, but it must be lived by looking forward. – unknown

MinneapolisHDR1copyLifeBut Jesus said to him,  ” No one, after putting his hand to the plough and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God.”                                                  Luke 9:62 (NAS)

Peace to you.

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Image: the historic Stone Arch Bridge in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Source: RJSBird Photography

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Apr. 18/18 – Just for today use stress as material for perserverance.

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I know for most of us it is easier said than done. Remember if used in a favourable sense it can be a win win for everyone.

Peace to you.

Image: Downtown Chicago as view from the roof of the Carbide and Carbon Building. Source: www.rjsbirdphotography.com

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Apr.11/18 – He who is waiting for something to turn up might start with his own shirt sleeves. – unknown

Fel3000Ftquote“All hard work brings a profit, but mere talk leads only to poverty.”  Proverbs 14:23 (NIV)

Peace to you.

B

Photo: A mural at the Eastern Market district in Detroit, Michigan.

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