To be happy, count your blessings and discount the lessings.
Ultima came to stay with us the summer I was almost seven. When she came the beauty of the llano unfolded before my eyes, and the gurgling waters of the river sang to the hum of the turning earth. The magical time of childhood stood still, and the pulse of the living earth pressed its...
Take life with enthusiasm, walk humbly with passion, you have come a long way, Don’t give up now… embrace your past, live for now, and tomorrow will shine brightly. Love in action every day. Do something kind for you. Do something kind for others. Do something kind for the world. Recognize you’re awesome for doing...
God does not bless religious efforts—He blesses heart-felt obedience.
If you always find yourself numbering your troubles, you will never find time counting your blessings. There is no use becoming frustrated in your difficulties while you have all opportunities hiding in them for a turnover!
The orange of the golden carp appeared at the edge of the pond. . . . We watched in silence at the beauty and grandeur of the great fish. Out of the corners of my eyes I saw Cico hold his hand to his breast as the golden carp glided by. Then with a switch...
Choose your friends carefully. They are a reflection of you.
Considering the notion that the spiritual battlefield is infinitely greater than the physical, perhaps God is more willing to bless with a sort of divine ecstasy those who see the devil as the enemy rather than those who see other people as the enemies.
Marriage is a team effort. Grow closer to each other as you grow closer to God.
Our Heavenly Father does bless us when we show our love for Him in all things.
God will bless you and your marriage when you follow His blueprint.
Yes, brothers and sisters, the mission of the Church is glorious-to invite all of us to come unto Christ through proclaiming the gospel, perfecting our lives, and redeeming our dead. As we come unto Christ, we bless our own lives, those of our families, and our Father in Heaven’s children, both living and dead. ....
A husband and wife honor God when they love and honor each other.
Robert Ingersoll’s character was as nearly perfect as it is possible for the character of mortal man to be… none sweeter or nobler had ever blessed the world. The example of his life was of more value to posterity than all the sermons that were ever written on the doctrine of original sin… The genius...
Blessing come to you when you are obedient to God’s commands.
Obedience to God will bring blessings to you and others.
Taking actions will fulfill your dreams and wishes, not the prayers and blessings.