Poem

The Grumble Family

This poem is beyond awesome, and is a shockingly great reminder of how we should behave.  Apply it to yourself while you read, and ask if you belong to the Grumble Family.  Also…you might notice the author is a certain “L.M. Montgomery”.  I haven’t done any research on if it’s Lucy Maude…yes, THAT one…the one […]

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Poem: The Purpose of Life

The great thing about poems like this, is that if you take the time to appreciate them, they have the potential to change your heart & mind. Who doesn’t love changing for the better? The Purpose of Life If you’ve never made another Have a happier time in life; If you’ve never helped a brother […]

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Uninstructed

Uninstructed “I am going to send you down to earth,” Said God to me one day, “I’m giving you what men call ‘birth’– Tonight you’ll start away; I want you there to live with men; Until I call you back again.” I trembled as I heard him speak, Yet I know that I must go; […]

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This Too Shall Pass Away

This Too Shall Pass Away When sorrows come into your life And threaten to destroy The very things you treasure most, Your happiness and joy; And when that crushing power Threatens everything worth while, And clouds of darkness gather And you find it hard to smile; Then lift your head and let the world Hear […]

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Triumph

Triumph If you can sing, When there is no song in your heart; If you can keep on being loving, lovable, and lovely, When those who should be loving you are blind; If you can hold a lifted brow, Despite the weights your shoulders cannot beat– There is benediction there For you to share. If […]

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You Tell on Yourself

You Tell On Yourself You tell on yourself by the friends you seek, By the very manner in which you speak, By the way you employ your leisure time, By the use you make of dollar and dime. You tell what you are by the clothes you wear, By the spirit in which your burdens […]

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I Will Do More – Poem

I Will Do More When others do me serious wrong, I will forgive to keep me strong; When others speak an unkind word, I will forget what I have heard. When others fail to do their part, I will do more with loving heart; When others fail to give me praise; I still will go […]

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If Nobody Smiled

If Nobody Smiled If nobody smiled, and nobody cared, And nobody helped us along; If every fellow looked out for himself, And the good things all went to the strong; If nobody cared just a little for you, And nobody thought about me, And we stood all alone in the battle of life, What a […]

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