Category: Helping Others

No Eggs Part 4

Never look down on someone unless you are helping them get up.

— Unknown —

Never look down on someone unless you are helping them get up.  ~Unknown This is a continuation of a post from June 7th, 8th and 9th… After handing him my Bible he quickly leafed through some pages and turned to the passage below from Philippians and read it to me. He proceeded to tell me that…

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No Eggs Part 3

You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

— John Bunyan —

You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.  ~John Bunyan This is a continuation of posts from June 7th and 8th… Luckily my God-conscious won out and  I looked at him and said, “Hey, come with me, it looks as though you could use some breakfast.” …

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No Eggs Part 2

We rise by lifting others.

— Unknown —

We rise by lifting others.  ~Unknown This is a continuation of June 7th’s message… While standing in line at this diner, I took particular interest in the gentleman standing in front of me in line.  I could tell he was homeless.  When the hostess asked if he needed to be seated, he told her, “No, all I…

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No Eggs

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of another.

— Charles Dickens —

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of another.  ~Charles Dickens We continue looking at the relational component of our Wheel of Life. The following is from my book In Search of PEACE: As far back as I can remember, I’ve always had to have eggs for breakfast. I remember a…

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The End Part 2

And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make.

— Lennon and McCartney-Abbey Road "The End" —

“And in the end the love you take is equal to the love you make.”  ~Lennon and McCartney This is a continuation from yesterday’s post… One of my all-time favorite Beatle songs, “The End,” is the grand finale on their last album, Abbey Road.  The song has a pretty cool drum solo by Ringo, as…

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The End

And in the end, the love you take, is equal to the love you make.

— Lennon and McCartney-Abbey Road "The End" —

“And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make.”  ~Lennon and McCartney We continue looking at the relational component of our Wheel of Life. The following is from my book, In Search of PEACE: Back in July of 2009, I can remember starting my day doing something no dog owner…

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Walk It

I would much rather learn from watching a person's walk than listening to them talk.

— Jay Meyer —

I would much rather learn from watching a person’s walk than listening to them talk.  ~Jay Meyer Today, we continue our focus on the relational component of our Wheel of Life.   I believe a big reason for the world’s not so lustrous view of Christianity is that many Christians find God, they get saved,…

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Lending to The Lord

He who is kind to the poor, lends to the Lord and He will reward him for what he has done.

— Proverbs 19:17 —

Proverbs 19:17 (NIV), “He who is kind to the poor lends to the Lord, and he will reward him for what he has done.” Today we continue our focus on the relational component of our Wheel of Life. The Lord not only tells us to love and help others, but he “wired” us to be a…

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Life Worthwhile

A life lived for others--is a life worthwhile.

— Einstein —

A life lived for others–is a life worthwhile.  ~Einstein We continue our discussion on the relational component of our Wheel of Life. The following is an excerpt from my book, In Search of PEACE: All throughout the gospels of the New Testament, Jesus tells us to love and give. The Twelve Step groups I was…

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Mercy to the Needy

Mercy to the needy is a loan to God, and God pays back those loans in full.

— Proverbs 19:17 (MSG) —

  How much are you loaning to God these days (i.e. helping the needy)? How much are you keeping for yourself? I very rarely make statements of absolute nature but one statement I can make with totally absoluteness is “whatever you gain materialistically in life cannot be taken with you to the next frontier.” Another…

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