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Feb.25/21 -True faith and courage are like a kite – an opposing wind raises it higher.

But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary, and they shall walk, and not faint.                … Continue reading

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Feb.3/21 – Learn to speak kind words……nobody resents them.

“Let your conversations be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone.” – Colossians 4:6 Peace to you. B

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Nov.25/20 – Kind actions begin with kind thoughts.

…Fix your thoughts on what is true and good and right. Think about things that are pure and lovely, and dwell on the fine, good things in others…..                          … Continue reading

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Sept.4/20 – Kindness is a language the dumb can speak, and the deaf can hear and understand. – Christian Bovee

A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.                                                        … Continue reading

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Apr.4/18 – Kindness is the oil that tales the friction out of life.

“But the fruit of the Spirit is ……kindness.” – Galatians 5:22 (NIV) Peace to you. B Image: view of Chicago and its suburbs from the observation deck at the Willis Tower.

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Apr.3/19 – If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. if you want to be happy, practice compassion. – Dalai Lama

So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience: bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone; just as the … Continue reading

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Nov. 7/18: It’s nice to be important, but it’s more important to be nice. (unknown author)

Where’s our Hope? I looked up the meaning of nice and was surprised to see that in the 13th century it was used to describe foolish, stupid, senseless, careless, among others. Oh yeah, it was a very nice word indeed, … Continue reading

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Apr. 4 /18 – Kindness is the oil that takes the friction out of life. -unknown

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.”     -Galatians 5:22 (NAS) Peace to you. B Image: the skyline of Chicago, Illinois at night.

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Nov. 29/17 -“You can never live a perfect day without doing for someone who will never be able to repay you.” – John Wooden

There is satisfaction in doing a good deed. It builds your “thank” account. Even better when no one knows. Pay it forward. Hope is found in those who don’t require accolades for doing the right thing. Grace to you. B

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Aug. 2 – “You cannot do a kindness too soon for you never know how soon it will be too late.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Photo: Erieau Lighthouse in Erieau, Ontario Source: http://www.rjsbirdphotography.com I procrastinate at doing some jobs around the house. I put off doing the flower beds, or wait to paint the rusty shed, or tidy the garage. But it probably wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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