Posts tagged "friendship"

Sowing the Seeds of Friendship

As I walk I pray.  Sometimes random prayers:  Lord, thank you for this day that seems to be the same as yesterday, or just like the one last week, but is actually new and completely different, never to be repeated. Sometimes I listen to the rosary as I walk.  I try and stay focused on... Read more »

P is for Phyllis

A good friend of mine lost her mother not too long ago.  She took care of her 24/7 and if you’ve ever taken care of an elderly person, you know how overwhelming it is. My friend is still grieving.  Some days are better than others.  Everyone is different and grief has to be processed in... Read more »

Blueprint For A Friend

A kind mouth multiplies friends and appeases enemies, and gracious lips prompt friendly greetings. Let your acquaintances be many, but one in a thousand your confidant. When you gain a friend, first test him, and be not too ready to trust him. For one sort is a friend when it suits him, but he will... Read more »

Putting Away the Christmas Tree

While I was taking down the Christmas tree I started to pause and look at some of the ornaments.  Many brought back a flood of memories.  The ornament that commemorates “our first Christmas” as a married couple, our sons’ first Christmas ornaments and our daughter’s.  She has the most because she arrived six weeks before... Read more »