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Paved With Good Intentions

So there I was, standing outside HH’s locked car, parked in front of our local OneStop, contemplataing a three mile walk home. In the rain. Uphill. 827 more words


Second Sunday in Lent—Mark 8: 31-38

Has there ever been a society so full of temptations and so well-designed to help us slip into them? Judging from the current debt load in Canada, we can see how consumerism has tempted us. 1,069 more words


As an ardent, passionate, and devoted fan of Gretchen Rubin, I religiously follow what she says. This wonderful quote landed in my inbox last week as part of her Moment of Happiness email.

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Day 36

Romans 15:13

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. 239 more words


the joy of generous kids

He said he only had $0.50. But that was more than enough and more than I could ask for. I was blown away. Standing in front of me a was a young boy, no more than 12 years old, who was wondering if his donation was enough. 251 more words

93-year-old Japanese woman gifts ambulance worth 2.7 million yen to local fire station

When you’re ill or your life is in danger, it’s natural to feel gratitude towards those who aided your recovery or saved your life. But what do you do to show your gratitude? 239 more words


Requesting Generosity for a Family in Need

“Generosity is the most natural outward expression of an inner attitude of compassion and loving-kindness.”
– HH XIV Dalai Lama

This week members of my… 270 more words