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Turn your complaints into thoughts of gratitude

I saw this reflection and really liked how they turned around complaints into things to be grateful for.

It takes effort to constantly turn things around from a negative point of view to a positive.  168 more words


October 6th: Possible{31 days of writing}

Is it possible to always have joy?

It seems a little too pie-in-the-sky for me.

Yes, I know what Philippians says. But I wonder if perhaps the word “JOY” has not become skewed, stretched, pivoted, Americanized, over the centuries. 524 more words


On joy and mindfulness...

Joy is not and emotion. Joy is a deep sense of well being. Joy comes from within.

Happiness is not the same thing as joy. Happiness is short lived and is event or experience driven. 552 more words


Daily Digital Mandala 644

“Blinding ignorance does mislead us. O! Wretched mortals, open your eyes!”

~Leonardo da Vinci


obedience in the little things

One evening I was standing at the checkout counter at a local pharmacy, and like countless times before- I was asked if I wanted to donate a dollar to a charity. 31 more words


The Artistry of the Sea

Traces of color etched in the sea

The grays, the blues, the whites, the pinks

Coming together to bring calmness, peace in me.

Orchestrated by an Artist far beyond what is seen. 9 more words


Today's Wisdom Key:

If we realize that forgiveness is not optional, but mandatory to our overall health and well-being, each time, we would forgive quickly. Forgive and leave the rest to God.