Charity 5/12/2019: Smile

I often have to remind myself to smile. I get lost in my head, lost in my own thoughts. When people see me, they think I am upset. It isn’t the case, but it is their perception. When I think about it and put that smile on my face, things change. Others light up. They […]

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Charity 4/28/2019: Making Miracles

This is the miracle that happens every time to those who really love: the more they give, the more they possess. -Rainer Maria Rilke People are always looking for miracles. How many can we create? You can give your love freely. You have an endless resource at your disposal. But if you block the well, […]

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Charity 4/21/2019: Be Courteous

Courtesy is as much a mark of man as is courage. -Theodore Roosevelt Let us be refined in how we treat others. The gift of respect is readily received by all and costs so little to give it. It is said Theodore Roosevelt treated the staff at the White House with great respect. Regardless of […]

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Charity 4/14/2019

Those who look for the bad in people will surely find it. -Abraham Lincoln The reverse may be true also. Look for the good and … hopefully you will find it. It is at least a good place to start. It is the person that got under your skin the first time you met. Ever […]

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Charity 4/7/2019

The only way to master love is to practice love. You don’t need to justify your love, you don’t need to explain your love; you just need to practice your love. Practice creates the master. -Don Miguel Ruiz Don’t worry. We can get there if we keep practicing. ____________________ The Virtue of Charity Many view […]

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Charity 3/31/2019

There are two medicines for all ills: time and silence. -Alexander Dumas We want to offer encouragement and advice to those that suffer. But often, they need us to only be there, willing to listen. Be patient with them and give them the medicine they need. ____________________ The Virtue of Charity Many view the act […]

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Charity 3/24/2019

Any man can easily do harm, but not every man can do good to another. -Plato Be uncommon today and seek to do good to those you come into contact with. ____________________ The Virtue of Charity Many view the act of charity as financial aid to the less fortunate. But charity goes beyond gifts of […]

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Charity 3/17/2019

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness. -Dalai Lama Kindness is not weakness. Far from it. To be kind is to neglect your own selfish desires and direct your focus onto the needs of others. It takes strength to be kind. Do you have it? ____________________ The Virtue of Charity Many view the […]

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Charity 3/10/2019

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. -Winston Churchill Do you give? You are not going to be remembered by how much stuff you have accumulated, but by how much you impacted other’s lives. This is success. ____________________ The Virtue of Charity Many view the […]

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Charity 3/3/2019

Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts? -Confucius So many demand respect, yet how many actually give it? ____________________ The Virtue of Charity Many view the act of charity as financial aid to the less fortunate. But charity goes beyond gifts of money. We can be charitable in our actions […]

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