On: Gratitude

Be your Own Advocate!

Be your own advocate! Care about you and be grateful to yourself for your very own help!

In every single situation in your life, you are your own main resource for support, motivation, care, and consideration. Sometimes, we sit on the sidelines of life waiting for someone to care about us enough, so that we can care for ourselves.

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Thank You Grand-Mother…From the bottom of my Heart

My Grandma passed away on April 11, 2009. Her name is Ida Mae (Morrow) Holden. She was 96 year old. She wasn’t famous, nor did she do anything that was notable in the eyes of the world. However, this woman, without even trying, was a remarkable influence in my life and the lives of many.

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Prayer beads

Gratitude For An Answered Prayer

When I was 26, I managed a department at a savings and loan. My daughters were in kindergarten and first grade.

One of my employees, Suzy, was a young mother with two children. We were good friends. One day, Suzy came to work and was very distraught about her brother’s wife.

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My Encounter With Robert Frost’s Nephew

From time to time I would like to share with you stories about people who influenced my life. Here is one…

When I was very young, I met Robert Frost’s nephew. Yes, the famous writer/poet, Robert Frost. I was nine or ten. He was old

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Sivan Garr - an Act of Generosity

An Act Of Generosity

How had I gotten in this predicament?
How, after 2 1/2 years of intense spiritual study, did I still find myself confronted with an absolutely dire financial situation? What did God want from me?
Where had I missed?

I was 34 years old. After over 2 years of intense spiritual study, I was living with my 2 teenage daughters. I was now a single mother, working back in the world of mortgage banking. My income just barely covered our expenses and there was absolutely no financial room for extras or emergencies. I had no savings, no credit cards and no other financial resources.

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