Tag Archives: Encouraging

Giving Thanks For . . . People

Well it’s been a year, and now we have the opportunity to remember all that we have to be thankful for. I am often tempted to complain, but because I knew that Thanksgiving was approaching, I have been asking myself … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Giving Thanks For . . . Life

Today is Thanksgiving, a holiday for many people in the world. Last year I wrote a list of things that I was thankful for. I thought about doing that again, but it’s easy to come up with lists of things … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Cost of the Right Thing

“Nobody said life would be easy, they just promised it would most likely be worth it.” ― Harvey MacKay When we think about doing the right thing we invariably end up comparing ourselves on a scale. “I didn’t kill a million … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thanksgiving

Today around America Thanksgiving will be celebrated in many homes. For many it will be a chance to catch up with family and maybe some friends, eat delicious food, continue family traditions, plan next year’s feast or cousin Margaret’s wedding … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

An Open Letter to My Primary School Teachers

To all the teachers who taught me throughout primary school, I have not seen some of you in several years however you still remain an impact in my life. I will most likely not meet you again nor will you … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An Open Letter to The ANZACs

Yesterday along with many others I participated in Remembrance Day. Here is my thank you to those who fought.   Dear ANZACs, But not just those who fought under that banner, but all who served and fought so that I … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Flowers

Flowers are one of my favourite things in nature. They grow just about anywhere on just about anything. In some deserts you find them growing on cacti and in rainforests there are many brightly coloured flowers. In rainy England many … Continue reading

Posted in Thursday's Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment