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Peace Awaits

40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 39 Seeing the Good in Others

Oh, my friend, it’s not what they take away from you that counts.  It’s what you do with what you have left. ~Hubert Humphrey To see the good takes effort and patience, especially when it’s a stressful situation or we just would rather wring someone’s neck instead. Seeing the good means maintaining the positive in…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 38 Sending Love Out

“Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.” ~ Anais Nin What is given to you must be given by you. As you move into…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 37 Receiving Love That Never Ends

“There must be a stronger foundation than mere friendship or sexual attraction. Unconditional love, agape love, will not be swayed by time or circumstances. ” ~ Stephen Kendrick Receiving the unconditional love of God and Spirit is a tough one at times. We don’t think we are worthy, deserving, really good enough. We might be hung…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 34 Shift Happens

“View life through a wide angle lens attitude and see your horizons broaden.” ~ Stephen Richards An integral part of the forgiveness process is the mental shift. The mental shift begins when you take a negative perspective and move it to a positive one with a preference statement. “I would prefer that you didn’t say all…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 4 When We Hold On…

          “Forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on.” – Alice Duer Miller When we hold on to anger or emotions for too long, they build up and cause harm to our body, mind, and spirit.  A person who is unable to release anger and negative emotions is successfully blocking…
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Seven Strategies for Peace This Holiday Season

              “Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.” ― Albert Einstein Just before the holiday season began, Life Coach Fonda Milana and I presented several strategies for peaceful living and communications over the holidays.  The holiday season maybe a tough time for us, but…
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You’ll Feel As Good As You Look! 40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 1

          “Exponential Growth occurs from the Inside Out.” ~ Taylor Tagg Early spring gives a special opportunity to let go and release some of the things that are holding us back in life. We use up a tremendous amount of energy and internal resources holding on to resentments and disappointments. They…
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