Category Archives: Encouragement

Living a Meaningful Life

“Some people die at age 25 but aren’t buried until they’re 75” –Benjamin Franklin If you’re married and have small children, I know you’ve heard them complain, “Dad, I’m bored. There’s nothing to do!” I can understand such feelings and … Continue reading

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The Power of One

I’ll pick on politics as a starter to my column to help me explain my point of argument, because politics is one of my favorite subjects to talk about—although the main message here, as you will see, can apply equally … Continue reading

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Can Do

“You may not be the CEO of a large company, but you are the CEO of your life.” — Jon Taffer It’s not just a recent thought with me, but ever since I was adult enough to really take note … Continue reading

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A Sunday Chat with Myself—Opposition in life

“And God said, Let there be light: and there was light. And God saw the light, that it was good: and God divided the light from the darkness”  —Genesis 1: 3-4 Right from the beginning, our Creator—”God”—made it plain that His … Continue reading

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Amazing Intelligence in Animals—Our Guardians, our Heros!

“If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.” ― Mark Twain When I think of creation and the many beauties and perks that come … Continue reading

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A Sunday Chat with Myself—25 February, 2018

“The Greatest Problem in the world today is intolerance. Everyone is so intolerant of each other.” — Princess Diana In Stony Plain Alberta, a shop owner that makes wooden signs and things had a brilliant idea. In an effort to … Continue reading

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A Sunday Chat with Myself — 11 February, 2018

“No idleness, no laziness, no procrastination; never put off until tomorrow what you can do today” — Lord Chesterfield Life can have its boring moments if I don’t keep busy, but, to me, that raises  a question: is the idea … Continue reading

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