Adult Friend Challenge – Prudence #17: Foresight If a friend asks for a loan or to borrow something cherished, prayerfully consider their situation, need, ability to repay, as well as your situation and ability to provide. How would each impact your friendship? Personally, if I have the money I'd rather give it to the person (depending … Continue reading Consider the impact when loans/borrowing items from friends.
Never pass up the opportunity to go for a joy ride. Allow the experience of fresh air and the wind in your face to be pure ecstasy. When loved ones come home, always run to greet them. When it's in your best interest, practice obedience. Let others know when they've invaded your territory. Take naps … Continue reading Wellness Tips We Can Learn From A Dog
Adult Friend Challenge – Prudence #16: Foresight If a friend asks for a favor, think about the potential outcome: how saying yes or no would impact both of your lives in time and resources. It’s human nature: we rely on our network of friends, family and colleagues to help us in life. No one can go … Continue reading Our network of friends, family and colleagues to help us in life.
Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord. Psalms 33: 12. Eternal God, stir our minds and stimulate our hearts with a high sense of patriotism on this Fourth of July. May all that this day symbolizes renew our faith in freedom, our devotion to democracy, and redouble our efforts to keep a government … Continue reading Happy Independence Day
In our hectic, modern lives, many of us focus so heavily on work and family commitments that we never seem to have time for pure fun. Somewhere between childhood and adulthood, we’ve stopped playing. When we carve out some leisure time, we're more likely to zone out in front of the TV or computer than … Continue reading STRESS LESS & PLAY MORE
Adult Friend Challenge – Prudence #15: Docility Be willing to do something your friend’s way even if you feel it doesn’t make a difference. If they care about how it’s done, care to value that as long as it doesn’t cause you or anyone else harm. Today's Saint: St. Juan Diego In sixteenth-century Mexico, Catholic missionaries … Continue reading Are you willing to do something your friends way?