The Good and the Bad

Yellowstone

From “Changes that Heal”, Part 4 – Dr Henry Cloud I read Dr Cloud’s book, and just had to outline some of the major points (so I wouldn’t forget) – you have to read the book yourself. Part 4 of the book is titled “Sorting out Good and Bad”. How we treat the good and… Continue reading The Good and the Bad

Forgiveness

Some people say that they cannot forgive… Luke 6:37 – “Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven”. James 2:13 – “Judgment without mercy will be shown to anyone who has not been merciful. Mercy triumphs over judgment”. I… Continue reading Forgiveness

Grace

1 Cor 15:10 – But by the grace of God I am what I am… James 1:17 – “Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows”. James 3:17 – “The wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all… Continue reading Grace

Happiness

Painted Bunting

Despite any reliable evidence to it’s truth, Abraham Lincoln supposedly said “folks are usually about as happy as they make up their minds to be.” I like this saying because it underscores a truth that I believe. The source of happiness is within. I would challenge anyone who said that someone else “can make them… Continue reading Happiness