The band struck up a joyful tune With beat lively and fast; “Come join in, the host proclaim,” “We’ll party and have a blast!” But some of the guests ignored his words; Others just stood around. A few joined in the circle; Many were by fear so bound. The band played a more gentleContinue reading “Come Join the Dance”
Tag Archives: community
On Our Own
I was reading the headlines on http://news.google.com There was one about the CDC having their conference on the impacts of climate change without federal participation. From the way it was stated, I got the impression that this is new. This got me thinking, what will we need to do for ourselves? From what willContinue reading “On Our Own”
Let the truth be known; Hold it in high esteem. “Alternative facts” don’t make it; They’re nothing more than schemes. Let Truth rule your heart; Honor and keep it near. Even when Truth seems difficult; Declare it loud and clear. Great is this treasure, A valued gift and right. Let us join inContinue reading “Truth”
The Party Everyone Wants to attend
Thursday is a national holiday in the US: Thanksgiving. This year, I am in charge of the community dinner, which will feed around 200 people. It’s my first time doing this. At first, I thought we could make things a little smaller, but the community is so enthusiastic about it, we’ll have to do theContinue reading “The Party Everyone Wants to attend”
I would love to hear from you: If you live somewhere other than the United States, please come tell about your country; if you do live in the US, add to the conversation. Go to https://patriotsvoiceblog.wordpress.com/2016/11/16/what-happens-in-your-country/ I look forward to hearing from you.
All I know and hold dear; Norms, values, ideals and beliefs; Community, family and friends; Hold me securely On a firm foundation, Regardless of how the winds blow. Ah let the waves rock me; Numerous conflicting opinions; Contradictions and paradoxes; Honest differences Over all that life brings Reasoning that defies logic. An anchorContinue reading “The Anchor”
Take Good Care
Dearest readers, I am writing to encourage you, whether you are in the United States as we count down the last 22 days to our presidential election, or you live in any great place around the world. There is a priceless treasure in each nation: Its people. We come in all sizes, colors, beliefs,Continue reading “Take Good Care”
I now have1,000 likes on lifehelps. Thank you, all who have visited, liked posts and commented. I eagerly look forward to checking out visitors and responses, so come back often. Having people read, like and comment is what makes blogging worth it! Hugs to each of you.
THE GREATEST WEALTH
The greatest wealth Cannot be bought or sold. It can’t be held in your hand Or added to a financial plan. It’s available to young and old. The greatest wealth Is only acquired When we surrender to love; All the goodness that comes from above; As we are fed by llife’s inner fire.Continue reading “THE GREATEST WEALTH”
A SONG FOR TOMORROW
Here is a song for tomorrow To fill you with great hope; To chase away all sorrow; To strengthen and build you up. And if you need to borrow Some peace and joy from me, Liberally choose to share so We all sing this melody. Join in this song for tomorrow With voices high andContinue reading “A SONG FOR TOMORROW”