Captain Obvious

Knowing which direction to take, can make you crazy.  Choose to take the direction of kindness is always the most rewarding decision.
Knowing which direction to take, can make you crazy. Choose to take the direction of kindness is always the most rewarding decision.

 

I sometimes let my sarcastic humor get away from me and I find I have hurt someones feelings.

That is when I have a choice to hurt right along with them, or harden my heart. I have to admit that I often find myself wanting to scream at them to “buck up” and get over it.

We can not be responsible for how people react to what we say. If we try, we will find ourselves battling back and forth between wanting to protect them from the pain of the world and shouting at them to be strong and get over it.

The only thing we can control is our actions and our words. Words are so powerful. They can bring comfort or pain. They can bring love or despair.

I challenge you today to think before you speak, and speak words of kindness so that they may bounce back to you.

Be the reason for someone to smile
Be the reason for someone to smile
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Fight Fear with Fun and Music

Children in Isreal sing to overcome fear
Every day these children live with the fear that a rocket will blast away their home, their school, their life or their loved ones. Fear is a part of their day. Scared beyond reason, these children find humor and music to overcome and carry on.

Are you scared? Do you wish you could stop the shaking, the weak knees, the desire to run and run and run till you are free of your problems? Sometimes the situations we find ourselves in, are just to much.   The fight or flight instinct kicks in and we find ourselves out of control and not our normal self at all.  What do we do?  How do we take back our minds and bodies when the force of our emotions is so strong and at times so  crippling ? Continue reading Fight Fear with Fun and Music

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