Spiritual Thoughts

What is Success?

Success is being friendly when another needs a friend, It’s in the cheery words you speak, not in the coins you lend. Success is not alone in skill and deeds of daring great, It’s in the roses that you plant beside your garden gate. Success is in the way you walk the paths of life […]

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NOW – Poem

NOW If you have hard work to do, Do it now. Today the skies are clear and blue, Tomorrow clouds may come in view, Yesterday is not for you; Do it now.   If you have a song to sing, Sing it now. Let the notes of gladness ring Clear as song of bird in spring; […]

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Say Something Good

Pick out the folks you like the least and watch ’em for a while; They never waste a kindly word, they never waste a smile; They criticize their fellow men at every chance they get, They never found a human just to suit their fancy yet. From them I guess you’d learn something if they […]

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Prayer Quotes

Prayer is not overcoming God’s reluctance; it is laying hold of His highest willingness. -Trench The prayer that begins with trustfulness, and passes on into waiting, will always end in thankfulness, triumph, and praise. -A. Maclaren I know no blessing so small as to be reasonably expected without prayer, nor any so great but may […]

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The IF Poem

“IF” By Rudyard Kipling If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you But make allowance for their doubting too, If you can wait and not be tired by waiting, Or being lied about, don’t deal […]

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Storms Bring Out The Eagles

Storms Bring Out The Eagles But The Little Birds Take Cover By Helen Steiner Rice When the “storms of life” gather darkly ahead, I think of these wonderful words I once read And I say to myself as “threatening clouds” hover Don’t “fold up your wings” and “run for cover” But like the eagle “spread […]

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How Do You Tackle Your Work?

By Edgar A. Guest How do you tackle your work each day? Are you scared of the job you find? Do you grapple the task that comes your way With a confident, easy mind? Do you stand right up to the work ahead Or fearfully pause to view it? Do you start to toil with […]

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Worth While

It is easy enough to be pleasant, When life flows by like a song, But the man worth while is one who will smile, When everything goes dead wrong. For the test of the heart is trouble, And it always comes with the years, And the smile that is worth the praises of earth Is […]

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