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in search of noontide blue

There was an American man named Phillips Brooks who traveled abroad to Europe, and as he traveled he wrote in his notebooks, and in one of those notebooks, as he traveled in Germany, he wrote the following sonnet. 136 more words


Knock Knock - Who's There?

God gives us innumerable opportunities… Have you stopped to consider the opportunities He is giving you right now? Maybe the opportunity is to start over, to leave behind any inadequate habits and start fresh. 402 more words


As you emphasize your life, you must localize and define it… you cannot do everything. – Phillips Brooks http://ift.tt/29L3qVk

Phillips Brooks

Musings A to Z Challenge: G

Challenge:  Write a short paragraph (100 words or less) daily on a topic beginning with the sequential letter of the alphabet.


Those who achieve greatness are those who’ve overcome impossible odds, obstacles and limitations to fulfil their vision or reach their goals.  80 more words


Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. – Phillips Brooks http://ift.tt/29ntvqb

Phillips Brooks

Only Fire Kindles Fire

Nothing but fire kindles fire. To know in one’s whole nature what it is to live by Christ; to be His, not our own; to be so occupied with gratitude for what He did for us and for what He continually is to us that His will and His glory shall be the sole desires of our life . 44 more words