Inspiration, Letting Go, Faith – The BridgeMaker - Part 24

How to Leave the World a Little Better

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The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit. – Nelson Henderson Christians believe St. Peter, who was one of the 12 original Disciples of Christ, stands in front of the gates to heaven and is charged with the responsibility of announcing, upon our deaths, who is entering heaven and who is not.…

9 Truths about Change

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If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change. – Wayne Dyer Life can be unpredictable and can often disappoint when it does not follow our plan. Jobs are lost; relationships end and some people die too soon.…

Finding Healing

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God is closest to those with broken hearts. – Jewish Saying Life is standing still for the families of Sandy Hook. Friday night plans of Cub Scout meetings, sleep overs and Christmas parties didn’t happen. The unexplainable happened instead. And it happened so quickly; so viciously, that it took the breath, and spirit, out of a community, and out of a nation.…

A Simple Path – To Saying the Words

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Better three hours too soon than a minute too late. – Shakespeare In December, the darkness begins to creep over the horizon a little sooner. The earlier nightfall brings a sense of urgency that warns us there’s still more to do; and more to say, before the shadows take over and push the sun deep into the western sky.…

Why You’re a Hero

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We are the hero of our own story. – Mary McCarthy You’re in the middle of a setback. You’re struggling and feeling like you’re not getting anywhere. There are times when you just want to give up. Did you know that you’re a hero?…

A Simple Path – To Being Strong Enough

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“Each time we face our fear, we gain strength, courage, and confidence in the doing.” ~ Unknown Every now and then our strength gets tested. A personal tragedy, not achieving a goal, or struggling with finances can test our strength. Situations like these can leave us feeling drained; gasping for air.…