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Oct.18/17 – “First keep the peace within yourself, then you can also bring peace to others.” -Thomas Kempis

Thomas Kempis 1380-1471 Thomas was a author and scribe who devoted his life to public ministry. He copied the Bible no fewer than four times and one of the copies is preserved at Darmstadt, Germany. He is best known for … Continue reading

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Aug. 23/17- Take time to reset and refuel, quiet your soul above the bustle. – B

The Calgary Tower at dusk in downtown Calgary, Alberta, Canada. You can find hope if your mind is in good repair and not filled with negative unhealthy thoughts. The Good Book has true encouraging words for this. “Finally, Brethren, whatever … Continue reading

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July 26 – “Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.” -Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

Picture description: the night skyline of Boston, Massachusetts. Source: http://www.rjsbirdphotography.com This quote makes me smile, because I know it to be true. There will always be someone that we find hard to endure or tolerate. Hope is that those who … Continue reading

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May 17- Just for today be present and share the positive.

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Apr.5: “The biggest communication problem is we do not listen to understand, we listen to reply.” via behappy.me 

Where is the Hope? Well the good news is we have two ears and only one mouth. However we need to use them in that ratio. I grew up given the wisdom- “If you can’t say anything nice, don’t say … Continue reading

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Mar.29: “I do not understand the mystery of grace. Only that it meets us where we are but does not leave us where it found us.” –  author Anne Lamott

Where is the Hope? For starters we can make a conscious effort to show grace for each other and lift each other up.  Our world and most of the people in it are good at finding fault and tearing  each … Continue reading

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Feb.8: “Refuse to be average. let your heart soar as high as it will.” -AW Tozer

There is hope, sometimes you’ll find it where you least expect it. The author of my quotation this week found hope just listening. According to Wikipedia, Tozer hailed from a tiny farming community in western La Jose, Pennsylvania. He converted … Continue reading

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