Spiritual Housekeeping

SPIRITUAL HOUSEKEEPING I do not know about you but I don’t like cockroaches.  We had them in a house that we bought in Long Island.  I did not know anything about hiring exterminators so I decided to get rid of them myself.  I bought a sprayer and bought some...

You Shall

YOU SHALL You shall not worry, for worry is the most unproductive of all human activities. You shall not be fearful, for most of the things we fear never come to pass. You shall not carry grudges, for they are the heaviest of all life’s burdens. You shall face...

Positive Attitude

POSITIVE ATTITUDE There once was a woman who woke up one morning, looked in the mirror, and noticed she had only three strands of hair on her head. Well,’ she said, ‘I think I’ll braid my hair today?’ So she did and she had a wonderful day. The next...

The Monkey With The Wooden Apples

THE MONKEY WITH THE WOODEN APPLES There once was a happy monkey wandering the jungle, eating delicious fruit when hungry, and resting when tired.  One day he came upon a house, where he saw a bowl of the most beautiful apples.  He took one in each hand and ran...

The Baseball Player

THE BASEBALL PLAYER Almighty Father, you who are called the “Mighty Umpire” in this game of life, we are not sure what uniforms we should wear.  While we may be Angels in spirit, in reality we are Giants in pride, Dodgers of responsibility and Tigers in ambition.  When it...