Monthly Archives: May 2014

How do you make a difference?

“The purpose of life is not to be happy.  It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.”  Ralph Waldo Emerson There is often a … Continue reading

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The gift of service…

This coming weekend we will gather at picnics, barbecues, services, and parades to celebrate Memorial Day.  It is the gateway to summer in the United States.  The unofficial beginning of vacation season and weekends devoted to time at the beach, … Continue reading

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Persistence….

Not always easy. Giving up can be way easier. Sometimes the road to our goals and dreams can be a steep uphill trek.  We see the horizon…where we want to be.  But the distance between where we are and that … Continue reading

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What now?

I believed I would recover. I lost track of what recovery could mean. A cold. The flu. An infection. Even surgery. And pneumonia. Moving through life, we meet illness and injury. We find the treatment we need, and we recover. … Continue reading

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