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Tough Times Never Last, Take the Opportunity

“Tough times never last, only tough people do.” – Rober Schuller

When life gets tough, don’t forget to stop for a while and breathe. Yes, we need those little breaks but… 206 more words


VIRTUES: The Glorious Pursuit by Gary L. Thomas

From: The Glorious Pursuit

Grace, we must learn, is opposed to earning, not to effort.
(Dallas Willard)

If Godliness is not from deep within you, it is only a mask.

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RIGHTEOUSNESS: By The Grace Of God, Holiness Is What We Are by A Sister of All Saints Convent

All Saints Convent is located in Catonsville, Maryland

Ralph Martin, in the introduction to his book, Called To Holiness, tells a story about Mother Teresa of Calcutta.  1,480 more words


Light Bulb: Persistence

Inspired by daily word prompts, sometimes the word seem tricky for me. So I look them up in the dictionary. Not using the search-type-enter kind of thing we usually do online these days. 509 more words


VIRTUES: The Holy Bridge, by Gary L. Thomas

From: The Glorious Pursuit

This life therefore, is not righteousness, but growth in
righteousness, not health but healing, not being but
becoming, not rest but exercise.

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VIRTUES: Getting Your Life Back by Gary L. Thomas

From: The Glorious Pursuit

Once you let God into you,
you have God in you.
And God is a dynamo.
(Peter Kreeft)

On August 20, 1949, a rather bizarre headline appeared on the front page of the Washington Post: “Priest Frees Mount Ranier Boy Reported Held in Devil’s Grip.”  Though the exorcism took place in St.

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VIRTUES: The Tunings Of Faith

The word, faith, is said a lot.

At least in my world.

But almost every time it is named, it is done in its own unique way. 939 more words