Posts Tagged ‘coping’

So much has happened in just the last 2 months of this year. The collapse of the US economy being in the forefront of the news every single day has made it very difficult to keep a positive attitude. Seems very easy to follow the state of the world into the same depths of depression that the world is sinking into. I find myself NOT wanting to read/hear/watch the news anymore. I’m searching for GOOD news – not more bad news.

I’ve been subscribing to Pastor Afolaranmi is a Nigerian Baptist ordained minister who hosts an online ministry, http://www.thewordthruthenet.org. I’d like to save some of Pastor Afolaranmi’s daily quotes here so I can refer to them as needed. I will update this blog whenever I come accross something I’d like to save either from the “spritual digest”, or other source.

Happiness keeps you Sweet, Trials keep you Strong, Sorrow keeps you
Human, Failure keeps you humble and Success keeps you glowing, but only
Faith & Attitude Keeps you going. – Benedict Olaleye 12/16/08 spritual digest.

You can spend the remaining days of this year asking God for what He has not done. But you can choose a better option thanking Him for all He has done for you this year. You do not have to wait until December 31 before you thank Him for the year.  12/17/08


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