Forget the Clock

Have you noticed how more and more people are abbreviating words as they speak? For example, “fam.” would be used for family; or “b.” for bye. And, what is with all the acronyms like: TTYL – “talk to you later”; IMO or IMHO – “in my opinion” or “in my humble opinion”; ISO – “in … More Forget the Clock

Gradual change, patience, and simplifying things to serve my needs. Are you being served?

As each of us are in a transitional season of fall or spring, we are reminded that changes are a part of all our lives. As in nature, the shifts we need or want to make must be gradual. We cannot expect to do it all in a day. That would be both impractical and … More Gradual change, patience, and simplifying things to serve my needs. Are you being served?

Consider your decisions, actions, and circumstances.

With what expression do you identify more: “Nothing ventured, nothing gained”; or, “only fools rush in?” Are you one that looks before you leap, or do you feel those who hesitate is lost? Do you plan for the future or do you live for today? Do you feel too many cooks spoil the broth, or, … More Consider your decisions, actions, and circumstances.

Love is patient.

At times holding back our actions and our tongues are hard and challenging. During these times, it is important to remember who we are, who they are and what kind of outcome would we like to see. Self-discipline and patience are key to resolving challenging situations. Many people, old and young alike, can try our … More Love is patient.

Negative events transform with time.

Negative events in our lives, such as bullying, job lay-offs, and natural disaster, have a way of transforming into blessings and opportunities. While in the midst of a “trying circumstances,” it is hard to see; but by allowing ourselves time to grieve, meditate and pray, we will find ourselves uplifted and stronger. Negatives become positive … More Negative events transform with time.