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You can choose not to let little things upset you

Copyright 2017 by R.A. Robbins

“Every day we have plenty of opportunities to get angry, stressed or offended. But what you’re doing when you indulge these negative emotions is giving something outside yourself power over your happiness. You can choose to not let little things upset you.” –Joel Osteen
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Dwell on the Beauty of Life

Flowers along the road
Copyright 2015 by R.A. Robbins

“Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.” ― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

:) To Share in the Life of God

“However, as the Eastern churches have always maintained, through Christ creation is intended eventually to share in the life of God,

the life of divine nature. ” —John Polkinghorne

 

Dig a Little Deeper: 

This is a high spiritual goal, to say the least. How does one experience sharing in “the life of God”?

 

A sanctuary for our soul

Copyright 2017 by R.A. Robbins
“During our wilderness journey, the Lord offers us spiritual renewal.
He calls us into sacred rest.
It is a safe place of comfort. A peaceful haven. A sanctuary for our soul.” 

We are all children of God traveling on spaceship earth together

Copyright 2015 by R.A. Robbins

“The seven of us on board [the Space Shuttle] represented five different religions.  But we were all agreed – it just doesn’t make sense how people on earth treat each other.  It doesn’t make any difference what language we speak.  It doesn’t make any difference what country we come from.  It certainly doesn’t make any difference what the color of our skin is.  We are all children of God traveling on spaceship earth together.” —  Jake Garn

an inescapable network of mutuality

“All men are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny.  Whatever affects one directly affects all indirectly.  I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be, and you can never be what you ought to be until I am what I ought to be.” —  Martin Luther King, Jr.