Today, I am pausing to consider that “The fear of failure is far more damaging than failure.” Read more at this link
while the memory of Christmas remains…
Give us, O God, the vision, which can see Your love in the world in spite of human failure.
Give us the faith to trust Your goodness in spite of our ignorance and weakness.
Give us the knowledge that we may continue to pray with understanding hearts.
And show us what each one of us can do to set forward the coming of the day of universal peace.
Frank Borman, Apollo 8 space mission, 1968
“those feelings you’ve been wrestling with are true Christmas feelings? That those very feelings, those excruciating circumstances and pain and lack of love are the very reason the first Christmas happened in the first place? That the fact the brokenness of this world has hit us and hurt us is the very reason God sent his son. Immanuel. God with us.”
~Mundane Faithfulness blog, click here to read more
“Yet as I read the birth stories about Jesus I cannot help but conclude that though the world may be tilted toward the rich and powerful, God is tilted toward the underdog.” ~Philip Yancey
Thank you to Richard Nesbit, for sharing this quote
Usually Monday is a “word” (or two) for the soul.
After you see this video, you will understand why I am calling today, “Monday Pledge for the Soul”!!!
This grace-filled father, Jenabu Williams, is a blessing!! He is teaching and guiding his 6 year-old son!
Sasamoto’s photography reflects onsite images from Hiroshima, Antarctica, and topics such as equity, international relations, suffrage, and world-wide old age.
Here are three jewels of advice from Sasamoto:
Thank you for these words for the soul Mrs. Sasamoto.