How Counting Your Blessings from A to Z will Make You Happier
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How Counting Your Blessings from A to Z will Make You Happier

How would you like to be happier? Studies show a deliberate attitude of gratitude can increase happiness and when you and I express it to others or write it down, we can actually increase our levels of energy, enthusiasm, and empathy. Sounds good, doesn’t it? God inspired Paul to write… In everything give thanks. This…

5 of the Most Important Things I Learned about Gratitude
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5 of the Most Important Things I Learned about Gratitude

Do you know someone who is habitually thankful? A person who just oozes gratitude? They’re a blessing, aren’t they? There have been so many posts are articles written about gratitude this month online and in print but I can’t help but wonder whether we’ll all just move on as we turn the calendar page tomorrow….

An Entitlement Attitude Makes It Impossible To Be Happy
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An Entitlement Attitude Makes It Impossible To Be Happy

Entitlement is 1) the condition of having the right to have, do, or get something 2) the feeling or belief that you deserve to be given something.  Entitlement is the Opposite of Gratitude. It is a greedy, self-serving “I deserve it” attitude about life. What do you and I deserve? I turned to the internet, where I…

Good Friends Talk Faith, Inspiration, and Life Verses
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Good Friends Talk Faith, Inspiration, and Life Verses

I didn’t choose my life verse. It chose me. And then a few years later, it chose Rev too. Psalm 73:26 literally jumped off the page as I sat reading my Bible with a crumpled and defeated heart. Physically I was fine but emotionally I was wrecked. Then just a couple of years later, Rev’s…