Now, when confronted with tragedies and disappointments, instead of allowing panic and hopelessness to creep in, I take a deep breath and direct my thoughts to the many times I’ve seen God’s hand in the significant as well as the trivial concerns of my life.
"With God’s help, good cheer permits us to rise above the depressing present or difficult circumstances. It is a process of positive reassurance and reinforcement. It is sunshine when clouds block the light."
I love the legend of how we got the poinsettia in the first place. The flower originally came from Mexico, where it was called "Flor de Noche Buena", or "Flower of the Holy Night". According to the legend, the flower first appeared in a little village long ago, in Mexico, where everyone was getting ready for Christmas.
Christmas is such a special time of year when people increase their efforts to love and serve others. The #LightTheWorld effort focuses on serving others as Jesus did—one by one. Here at Uplift the World, we invited our readers to tell us who has made an impression in their lives through their Christlike efforts. Enjoy … Continue reading Putting Christ in Christmas, One by One #ShareGoodness
I thanked Phil for organizing the event and including me, to which he humbly replied, “It’s what Father would have us do.”
There are numerous opportunities to help those in your community, and others that have a much farther reach. One such option is the Days For Girls program that assembles reusable feminine hygiene kits that are distributed to girls and women in over 120 countries. "Around the world, girls and women resort to using rags, mattress … Continue reading MAKE A DIFFERENCE! Support Days for Girls on Saturday, October 26th
MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY IS SATURDAY OCT. 26, 2019
We can change the world by one act of service at a time.