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Prayer of St Teresa


Christ has no body now, but yours,
No hands, no feet on earth but yours.
Yours are the eyes through which
He looks compassion on this world,
Yours are the feet with which …

Be The Best of Whatever You Are


If you can’t be a pine on the top of the hill Be a scrub in the valley–but be The best little scrub by the side of the rill; Be a bush if you can’t be a tree. If you can’t be a bush be a bit of the grass, And some highway some happier [...]

Portrait of a Friend


I can’t give solutions to all of life’s problems, doubts, or fears. But I can listen to you, and together we can seek answers.
I can’t change your past with all it’s heartache and pain, nor the future with it’s untold stories.
But I can be there now when you …

If I Had My Life To Live Over


The following was written by the late Erma Bombeck after she found out she had a fatal disease.

If I had my life to live over, I would have talked less and listened more.
I would have invited friends over to dinner even if the carpet was stained and the ….

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