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
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
Tonight I think I will just give you some inspirational memes to look at and enjoy!! (((HUGS))) Hope you all have a wonderful weekend!!
I am up early this morning. I have already finished my walk. I walked over 2 miles in 40 minutes. It was good, because it is not hot outside yet.Today I am going to continue in my practice of patience. It seems that is always my lesson these days. Mixed in of course are other … Continue reading An early morning
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
Today is a rainy Monday, we have had rain here for 4 days. Here is an entry from my journal for today: Not having a good morning, I have a cold, and have had one since last Thursday. I’m tired, head stopped up and it “feels” like everything is against me, but I know that … Continue reading Good days/yucky days/reality days
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
I just looked, and I haven't posted any gratitude posts since January 31st. So: My wonderful relationships: Heavenly Father, Coyote, Jethro, Cupcake, Peaches, Little Miss, Little Mister, Blondi, the Six, Buggs Bunny and new friends. The Holy Spirit!! New opportunities! I have been to the gym the last two days. My pain levels are consistently … Continue reading Love me some gratitude!!
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