November 4, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Sign on a maintenance shop door: We can repair anything. (Please knock hard on the door, the bell doesn’t work). We laugh at such a puzzle. But we are sometimes guilty of doing the same thing in life, aren’t we? We speak in...

November 3, 2014

STOP AND THINK – No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that they are wiser today than they were yesterday. (Alexander Pope, 18th century English poet) One of the hardest things for any of us...

November 2, 2014

STOP AND THINK – We can command only if we know how to obey. We can lead only if we know how to follow. (Jean Vanier, Canadian philosopher and writer) Some young people want to rush into significant roles of leadership without going through...

November 1, 2014

STOP AND THINK – The lost art of the twentieth century is … meditation. (Charles Swindoll, pastor and author) In the helter-skelter of daily life, we rarely take time to reflect and think. With our heavy involvement in work, family, sports...

October 31, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Difficult times have helped me to understand better than before, how infinitely rich and beautiful life is in every way. (Isak Dinesen, pen name of Karen Blixen, Danish author) Dinesen continued, “So many things that one...

October 30, 2014

STOP AND THINK – If a thing is worth doing, it is worth doing badly. (G. K. Chesterton, 20th century English writer and Christian apologist) Chesterton’s statement seems contrary to the popular, “Anything worth doing is worth doing well.”...

October 29, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Life is not the way it’s supposed to be … It’s the way it is … The way we cope with it is what makes the difference. (Virginia Satir, 20th century American author and social worker) All of us have wished sometime that life...

October 28, 2014

STOP AND THINK – I have had more trouble with myself than with any other man. (Dwight L. Moody, 19th century American evangelist) Let’s be honest. We often want to blame others for our troubles. It wasn’t our fault that someone mistreated...

October 27, 2014

STOP AND THINK – You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great. (Zig Ziglar, late motivational speaker) Sometimes we hesitate to start on a new project or introduce a new thought. We don’t think anyone will respond...

October 26, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Your mind is a garden. Your thoughts are the seeds. You can grow flowers or you can grow weeds. (Author unknown) What kinds of thoughts repeatedly flash across your mind? If they are frequently negative, they will certainly...

October 25, 2014

STOP AND THINK – The art of life is to live in the present moment. (Emmet Fox, 20th century “New Thought” leader) Fox continues: “[We can] make that moment as perfect as we can by the realization that we are the instruments and expression...

October 24, 2014

STOP AND THINK – The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety. (George Mueller, 19th century evangelist and orphanage director) Sometimes it seems as if we are living in the age of...

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