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9/18/16 10:20 A

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Great poem Shirl...thank you for sharing and the reminder that none of us are without sin.

Have a blessed and wonderful day, remember that you have no idea what another's challenges are on a personal level.



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9/18/16 9:18 A

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Found this poem yesterday when going through old paperwork, it reminds us to not judge others. Have a blessed and serene Sunday!

I was shocked, confused, bewildered
as I entered Heaven's door
Not by the beauty of it all,
nor the lights or its décor.

But it was the folks in Heaven
who made me sputter and gasp--
the thieves, the liars, the sinners,
the alcoholics, the trash.

There stood the kid from seventh grade
who swiped my lunch money twice.
Next to him was my old neighbor
who never said anything nice.

Herb, who I always thought
was rotting away in hell,
was sitting pretty on cloud nine,
looking incredibly well.

I nudged Jesus, "What's the deal?
I would love to hear Your take.
How'd all these sinners get up here?
God must've made a mistake."

'And why's everyone so quiet,
so somber? Give me a clue.'
'Hush, child' said He, 'they're all in shock.
No one thought they'd be seeing you.'

Judge Not
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9/11/16 11:54 A

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Indeed a day of remembrance for the whole world.

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Remembering the loved ones we have lost and those others have lost helps remind us of the beauty and sacredness of life. We are truly blessed to be alive and well and it reminds us to use our time here wisely. Good to reflect on how blessed we truly are!

~Nancy~



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9/11/16 9:48 A

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A day of remembrance for sure. For me it's also a day to remember my Mom as today is her earthly birthday. Love and miss you Mom.

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This is a day of remembrance. May we take a moment of silence to remember those lost on that terrible day and all the loved ones they left behind.

Those whose lives were lost on September 11 will remain in our thoughts and prayers forever.
– Vito Fossella

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9/4/16 2:42 P

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Well AMEN, Shirl. Great scripture passage. Serene, but not too laid back. I'm going to let the Good Lord, lift me up as I do some more of that paper sorting that we love so well. Thanks for the boost. Have a wonderful Lord's Day!
-Nancy

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Sorry I am so late today in posting here, I ran out of time and had to leave for church. The site I usually use doesn't let me copy anymore so will have to find a new site. Here is a verse from the Bible that I like. Have a blessed and serene Sunday. Was thankful for our Aug. break, but glad to be back.

They that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.

Isaiah 40: 31

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7/31/16 9:12 A

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Well we've arrived at our last serenity Sunday of July, moving on into August now. We will be taking a break from all the daily challenges in August and will resume again in Sept. I hope all enjoy August as summer is swiftly going by. See you in Sept.

“Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.”

― Ralph Waldo Emerson

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7/17/16 9:24 A

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Wanda and Mauri enjoyed your quotes from last Sunday too. Wishing all a blessed and serene Sunday.

“The greatest disease in the West today is not TB or leprosy; it is being unwanted, unloved, and uncared for. We can cure physical diseases with medicine, but the only cure for loneliness, despair, and hopelessness is love. There are many in the world who are dying for a piece of bread but there are many more dying for a little love. The poverty in the West is a different kind of poverty -- it is not only a poverty of loneliness but also of spirituality. There's a hunger for love, as there is a hunger for God.”

― Mother Teresa, A Simple Path: Mother Teresa


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7/10/16 9:43 A

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I too like reading what Shirl posts on Sundays. I find it touches my soul. Mauri, your comments today are also resonating. Thank you both of you.

Families are the compass that guides us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter.
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Serene Sunday to you, too, Shirl & everyone.

Shirl, I always love reading what you posted. A nice reminder each time I read it.


"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much. It is whether we provide enough for those who have little."- Franklin D. Roosevelt


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Have a blessed and serene Sunday!

“1. Be Impeccable With Your Word
Speak with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid using the word to speak against yourself or to gossip about others. Use the power of your word in the direction of truth and love.

2. Don't Take Anything Personally
Nothing others do is because of you. What others say and do is a projection of their own reality, their own dream. When you are immune to the opinions and actions of others, you won't be the victim of needless suffering.

3. Don't Make Assumptions
Find the courage to ask questions and to express what you really want. Communicate with others as clearly as you can to avoid misunderstandings, sadness and drama. With just this one agreement, you can completely transform your life.

4. Always Do Your Best
Your best is going to change from moment to moment; it will be different when you are healthy as opposed to sick. Under any circumstance, simply do your best, and you will avoid self-judgment, self-abuse and regret.”

― Miguel Ruiz

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Have a blessed and wonderful day. Fill your heart with gratitude and thanksgiving.


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Here we are at our first serenity Sunday of July and getting ready to celebrate the 4th of July and the birthday of our great country.


This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.

~Elmer Davis

Thanks to all the men and women who serve and sacrifice to keep us free.

God Bless America
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Have a blessed and wonderful day today. Choose to be the best version of yourself that you can be.


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Our last serenity Sunday for June, soon we'll be in July and celebrating our great country. Have a blessed & serene Sunday! Wishing a good week for all!

“Dare to Be

When a new day begins, dare to smile gratefully.

When there is darkness, dare to be the first to shine a light.

When there is injustice, dare to be the first to condemn it.

When something seems difficult, dare to do it anyway.

When life seems to beat you down, dare to fight back.

When there seems to be no hope, dare to find some.

When you’re feeling tired, dare to keep going.

When times are tough, dare to be tougher.

When love hurts you, dare to love again.

When someone is hurting, dare to help them heal.

When another is lost, dare to help them find the way.

When a friend falls, dare to be the first to extend a hand.

When you cross paths with another, dare to make them smile.

When you feel great, dare to help someone else feel great too.

When the day has ended, dare to feel as you’ve done your best.

Dare to be the best you can –

At all times, Dare to be!”
― Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free

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6/20/16 6:59 A

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Willam and Shirl...love the poems. Sure do miss my Dad too.

May the memories of our Dads carry us through the day.and days to come.

Hugs,
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I'm glad you liked it, YOYO! That's a great Father's Day poem. Here's another serenity quote:



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One more Sunday left in June, boy where did this month go. William I liked that quote you posted last Sunday and thanks for joining us here.

This quote is in honor of Father's Day. I wish mine was still here with me, he was a good dad.

“Fathers...
Rise at dawn.
Stand up strong.
Fix and build.
Plow the field.
Carry the weight.
Work 'til late.
Encourage our dreams.
Provide the means.
Fight with might.
Defend what's right.
Protect the home.
Refuse to roam.
Forge the way.
Take time to play.
Spoil our moms.
Keep homelife calm.
And all because
of selfless love.”

― Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes: Quotes, Thoughts, & a Little Poetry for Every Day of the Year

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Love it Shirl! How very true...it's the one fact that so off we take for granted.

Have a blessed and wonderful day.
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“If you're reading this...
Congratulations, you're alive.
If that's not something to smile about,
then I don't know what is.”

― Chad Sugg, Monsters Under Your Head

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"Don't count the days; make the days count." - Muhammad Ali

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6/5/16 9:41 A

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Love, love, love your post this morning Shirl. I will be coping this one. Might even post it at my desk at work *grin*.
Thank you for sharing this.

Have a blessed and wonderful everyone. It is within your power and your power alone to make this day wonderful.

Hugs,
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Good morning on our first Sunday of June. It's a rainy one here in MI. Have a blessed and serene day.

“1. Be Impeccable With Your Word
Speak with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid using the word to speak against yourself or to gossip about others. Use the power of your word in the direction of truth and love.

2. Don't Take Anything Personally
Nothing others do is because of you. What others say and do is a projection of their own reality, their own dream. When you are immune to the opinions and actions of others, you won't be the victim of needless suffering.

3. Don't Make Assumptions
Find the courage to ask questions and to express what you really want. Communicate with others as clearly as you can to avoid misunderstandings, sadness and drama. With just this one agreement, you can completely transform your life.

4. Always Do Your Best
Your best is going to change from moment to moment; it will be different when you are healthy as opposed to sick. Under any circumstance, simply do your best, and you will avoid self-judgment, self-abuse and regret.”

― Miguel Ruiz

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Thank you Mauri and Shirl for the insightful quotes. I plan on carrying them with me this week as head out to work.


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Hard to believe June is just a couple of days away!

These words from 2000 years ago are certainly wise since they are applicable today.

"He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has." - Epictetus

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Well this is it, our last Sunday in May and June is almost here. Hope this has been a good month for all.

“Make a pact with yourself today to not be defined by your past. Sometimes the greatest thing to come out of all your hard work isn't what you get for it, but what you become for it. Shake things up today! Be You...Be Free...Share.”

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Words we speak are extremely important; they carry a creative power. God said:"Let there be light" and there came light. Since we're created in His image, we also by faith should be able to speak to any dark situation and expect it to turn into light.


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Hard to believe we have one more weekend before June.

Our opportunity is to visualize a kinder world.
To sing glad songs of tomorrow - imagining a world of love - of the whole world filled with love.
To offer our hand... often.
To breathe deeply and honor ourselves.
To pause and contemplate... just because.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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One more Sunday left in this month and we'll be into June. Have a blessed and serene Sunday.


One thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead.

Philippians 3: 13

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I'm following you around this morning Shirl....thank you for the lovely verse this morning.

It's so good to know that God oversees all.

Jeremiah 29:11-14

'For I know the plans that I have for you,' declares the LORD, 'plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope. 'Then you will call upon Me and come and pray to Me, and I will listen to you. 'You will seek Me and find Me when you search for Me with all your heart. read more.
'I will be found by you,' declares the LORD, 'and I will restore your fortunes and will gather you from all the nations and from all the places where I have driven you,' declares the LORD, 'and I will bring you back to the place from where I sent you into exile.'

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Good morning. Wishing all a blessed and serene Sunday!

You know when I sit and when I rise; you perceive my thoughts from afar.

Psalm 139: 2

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Every day remind yourself of your own ability, of your good mind and affirm that you can make something really good out of your life. Norman Vincent Peale


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5/8/16 2:57 P

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Peace to all!

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Think this is a perfect quotation for Mother's Day. It's what mothers do.

The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance.
- Brian Tracy

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"Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible." - St. Francis of Assisi

"Lost time is never found again." - Benjamin Franklin


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“Mothers were meant to love us unconditionally, to understand our moments of stupidity, to reprimand us for lame excuses while yet acknowledging our point of view, to weep over our pain and failures as well as cry at our joy and successes, and to cheer us on despite countless start-overs. Heaven knows no one else will.”

― Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes: Quotes, Thoughts, & a Little Poetry for Every Day of the Year

Happy Mother's Day!

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Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently.
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Every day remind yourself of your own ability, of your good mind and affirm that you can make something really good out of your life. Norman Vincent Peale


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5/1/16 5:49 P

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thanks for the soul nutrition Mauri and Shirl

~Nancy~



You rarely have time for everything you want in this life, so you need to make choices. And hopefully your choices can come from a deep sense of who you are. -Fred Rogers


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Mauri that's a good verse. Thanks for getting us going, I ran out of time before I had to leave for church.

“Promise Yourself

To be so strong that nothing
can disturb your peace of mind.
To talk health, happiness, and prosperity
to every person you meet.

To make all your friends feel
that there is something in them
To look at the sunny side of everything
and make your optimism come true.

To think only the best, to work only for the best,
and to expect only the best.
To be just as enthusiastic about the success of others
as you are about your own.

To forget the mistakes of the past
and press on to the greater achievements of the future.
To wear a cheerful countenance at all times
and give every living creature you meet a smile.

To give so much time to the improvement of yourself
that you have no time to criticize others.
To be too large for worry, too noble for anger, too strong for fear,
and too happy to permit the presence of trouble.

To think well of yourself and to proclaim this fact to the world,
not in loud words but great deeds.
To live in faith that the whole world is on your side
so long as you are true to the best that is in you.”

― Christian D. Larson, Your Forces and How to Use Them




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Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently.
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Every day remind yourself of your own ability, of your good mind and affirm that you can make something really good out of your life. Norman Vincent Peale


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May 1, 2016

May!! Already!

My favorite Bible verse arrived by email today so I am sharing it on this serene Sunday.

This is what the Lord asks of you: only this,
to act justly, to love tenderly,
and to walk humbly with your God.
- Micah 6:8

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Right now, the dare I will take is "when you are tired, dare to keep going". Lacking energy today so I am going to have to push myself to stay on track today.
Thanks, Shirl.

~Nancy~



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Love your post this morning Shirl. I will Dare.

"No one every injured their eye sight by looking on the bright side".

Positive Bloggers

You are the creator of your own reality.

Today is the first day of the rest of my life.

To lengthen your life, shorten your meals. ~Proverb
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This week certainly went quickly by and here we are the last serenity Sunday of April. I hope all have a blessed and serene Sunday and have a great new week.

“Dare to Be

When a new day begins, dare to smile gratefully.

When there is darkness, dare to be the first to shine a light.

When there is injustice, dare to be the first to condemn it.

When something seems difficult, dare to do it anyway.

When life seems to beat you down, dare to fight back.

When there seems to be no hope, dare to find some.

When you’re feeling tired, dare to keep going.

When times are tough, dare to be tougher.

When love hurts you, dare to love again.

When someone is hurting, dare to help them heal.

When another is lost, dare to help them find the way.

When a friend falls, dare to be the first to extend a hand.

When you cross paths with another, dare to make them smile.

When you feel great, dare to help someone else feel great too.

When the day has ended, dare to feel as you’ve done your best.

Dare to be the best you can –

At all times, Dare to be!”

― Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free



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Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently.
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Only one more Sunday left in April, that doesn't seem possible. Have a blessed and serene Sunday!



“‎Though nobody can go back and make a new beginning... Anyone can start over and make a new ending.”

― Chico Xavier

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Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently.
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Every day remind yourself of your own ability, of your good mind and affirm that you can make something really good out of your life. Norman Vincent Peale


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4/10/16 1:53 P

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Without faith, we are as stained glass window in the dark.

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Shirl, Thanks for starting out my day with sweetness!

Philippians 4:8
Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is gracious, if there is any excellence and if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.

These words remind me of what Positive Bloggers is all about. Focussing on all that is good in our lives helps to guide our days and create a beautiful existence.

Wanda, you snuck in behind me! Yes, God is indeed good!

Edited by: NJMATTICE at: 4/10/2016 (09:29)
~Nancy~



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Apr 10


God is good!

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You are the creator of your own reality.

Today is the first day of the rest of my life.

To lengthen your life, shorten your meals. ~Proverb
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It's a snowy, cold second Sunday in April, but glad to have internet after a month. May this be a blessed and serene Sunday for you.

Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.

Proverbs 16:24

Shirl

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Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently.
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Every day remind yourself of your own ability, of your good mind and affirm that you can make something really good out of your life. Norman Vincent Peale


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Making adjustments in your attitude can change how your day progresses.

Yep...gotta to do that.

Positive Bloggers

You are the creator of your own reality.

Today is the first day of the rest of my life.

To lengthen your life, shorten your meals. ~Proverb
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May your Sunday be serene and blessed! Everyone have a Happy St. Patrick's Day this Thursday!

Thanks Mauri for getting us going this morning.

Always remember to forget
The things that made you sad.
But never forget to remember
The things that made you glad.
Always remember to forget
The friends that proved untrue.
But never forget to remember
Those that have stuck by you.
Always remember to forget
The troubles that passed away.
But never forget to remember
The blessings that come each day.

Shirl

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Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently.
William Arthur Ward

Every day remind yourself of your own ability, of your good mind and affirm that you can make something really good out of your life. Norman Vincent Peale


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