to my pal Amrita for this special work'
Dear Lord, my heart clings to You. You are with me and when You touch my soul, I am
Two can't live as cheaply as one - unless it's a flea and his dog.
Lord, I know that You are everywhere and if I cry out that I cannot find You, it is
because I have not opened my heart to You. Amen.
God tries you with a little to see what you'd do with a lot.
Dear Lord, grant that I guard my words and actions today so that I will not hurt or offend
anyone. If I cannot speak and act, kindly, let me be silent. Amen.
What if we tried as hard to be good as we try to be beautiful.......!!!
Gracious God, help me to be as kind and forgiving as I want others to be towards me.
When the going gets weird, the weird turns pro.
When I feel I can do no more, Lord, I ask that You give me strength to hold on to my faith and
lead me through my dark hours. Amen.
Luck may sometimes help; work always helps.
Dear God, open my eyes so that I may see where my help is needed. Those who suffer need more
than my prayers. Let me not be afraid to open my heart and purse to them. Amen.
If we had our whole life to live over again, we might not have the strength.
Dear God, I will trust You to be with me always as a loving, sustaining and supporting presence.
One of the advantages of teaching in a grade school is that you can find a place to park.
When I am in the shadows, dear Lord, help me to trust and not be afraid, knowing You are there.
Things and people not actively used age twice as fast.
Help me, Lord, to do Your work even when I find it unappealing. Amen.
In my heart I know that God is with me, that God loves me, that God never fails me, so my heart
has every reason to smile.
Dear Lord, I am thankful that You are always with me. I am never alone, never unsupported, never
without help and encouragement. Amen.
Remember the days when popular music made you want to tap your feet on the floor; not bang your
head against the wall??
O God, sometimes I discourage others; forgive me. Help me to encourage those who try out their
faith and their skills. Amen.
Nothing is quite so annoying as to have someone go right on talking when you are interrupting.
With Your help, O Lord, I will be a better person: a caring, supportive, helpful person to do
Your will. Amen.
How nice it would be if there were just something left these days that could honestly be called
He that is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much.-Luke 16:10
Two marks of a holy person: giving and forgiving.
O God, help me to understand that it is only by serving others in Your name that we find love,
peace, and joy in our faith. Amen.
Religion is daily bread - not cake for special occasions.
Loving God, Your wisdom is mine to use if only I would take the time to read and listen to Your
word. May I learn to live as the scriptures teach. Amen.
No man ever told a woman she talked too much when she was telling him how wonderful he is.
Lord, You are aware of what I say, what I do, what I think and what I feel. May my lifestyle
promote love and concern. Amen.
People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.
Dear Lord, when I am hungry for faith, and feel lost and lonely with doubt, help me to find my
way. Help me to grow. Amen.
Do not worry about whether or not the sun will rise; be prepared to enjoy it.
Dear God, whenever I have faced a difficult or unpleasant situation, You have been there to help
me. Thank You for Your Love and Guidance. Amen.
Out of the mouths of babes often come remarks their parents should never have said in the first
Dear Lord, let me never be afraid of endings or beginnings. Teach me to embrace all of life with
A modern husband believes that a woman's place is in the home - and he expects her to go there
immediately after work.
Dear God, I am well aware that I can't make it on my own. So take my hand and hold it tight, for I can't walk alone. Amen.
The trouble with being a good sport is that you have to lose to prove it.
I pray, O Lord, that I will set aside my wants for this day and make it a better day for someone
When someone says they approve of something in principle, it means they haven't the slightest
intention of putting it into practice.
Why are saints, saints? Because they were cheerful when it was difficult to be cheerful; patient
when it was difficult to be patient; and because they pushed on when they wanted to stand still,
and kept silent when they wanted to talk, and were agreeable when they wanted to be
disagreeable. That was all. It was quite simple and always will be.
O Father, I will try to look forward to the changes in my life without fear. I know you will
lead me safely through every path. Amen.
It's O.K. to ask dumb questions - they' re easier to handle them dumb mistakes.
O God, I need help to understand that faith is not a blind acceptance but a certain reasonable
To be able to love a butterfly we must care for a few caterpillars.
Dear Lord, warm my heart, soften my rigid walls, bend my pride. May loving be my reason for
The one thing worse than a quitter is the person who is afraid to begin.
Dear Father, help me to remember to tell people when I appreciate them and when I am grateful
for their service. Amen.
Obstacles are things you see when you take your eyes off the goal.
Dear Lord, I am often weary of the troubles of the world but I know I should not ignore them. I
pray for more understanding and compassion so that I have the courage to take one step toward
someone less fortunate than I. Amen.
Somebody figured it out - we have 35 million laws to enforce the ten commandments.
Dear Lord, help me to remember that everyone's life is full of tribulation. Help me to remember
that my strength and courage come from You and that You will not forsake me. Amen.
You have to know yourself before you can share that self with someone else.
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