The principle of Hope

https://youtu.be/UbsU3b2srQA Hope is the confident expectation of and longing for the promised blessings of righteousness. The scriptures often speak of hope as anticipation of eternal life through faith in Jesus Christ. The word hope is sometimes misunderstood. In our everyday language, the word often has a hint of uncertainty. For example, we may say that we hope … Continue reading The principle of Hope

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Emotions

Today it has been two weeks since my sister Debbie died.  Sometimes it still doesn't feel real. Yes, we have buried her. And, yes at some point everyday I realize she is dead and I am sad. But, we haven't really had a family gathering yet. That is when it will feel the most real … Continue reading Emotions

Hope

Today's spiritual principle is "hope", one of my favorites.  I got a lot of hope at my first 12 step meeting way back on Sept 11, 2006. I have been working with hope every day since then! When I am having one of my rough days, hope helps me remember that it won't last forever! … Continue reading Hope

My Spiritual Principles

I was thinking this morning about the spiritual principles that I do my best to practice daily. I decided that I wanted to share them with you! So here is the list of principles: Honesty, Open-mindedness, Willingness, Humility, Acceptance, Hope, Faith, Trust, Surrender, Commitment, Courage, Self-honesty, Perseverance, Patience, Compassion, Forgiveness, Self-discipline, Unconditional Love, Selflessness, Steadfastness, Service, Sharing & … Continue reading My Spiritual Principles

The list

I have mentioned a couple of times recently that I need to make a list to put up on my wall somewhere of the things that I need to be practicing daily. So, I decided to do it and share it with y'all. Practice DailyTrusting God for everythinggratitude for the small thingsgratitude for the big thingsHopeFaithHumilityAcceptanceSurrenderHonestyOpen-mindednessWillingnessBe … Continue reading The list