We Are Immortal


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“Our Creator would never have made such lovely days and given us the deep hearts to enjoy them, above and beyond all thought, unless we were meant to be immortal.”

– Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Quote for Motivation


True talk.

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A member of a group I participate in asked a question and this is what another responded (below).  It really resonated with me and I needed to hear this today.  I hope it helps you, as well.  We can learn soooo much from each other!!

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“Luck is spelled W O R K — we make our own “luck” and we make our own choices in life — hopefully, they will be the right choices.  I challenge each of you to take time to help others reach their goals.  I promise you that in return you will reach yours as well.  Also, choose to be happy every day, even when your circumstances may not be what happiness is made of.  Even if you have to fake happiness to put that smile on your face — eventually you will realize that you are no longer faking it.  That “fake it ’til…

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Understandable Despair and Silver Linings


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Exodus 6

The Lord told Moses that Pharoah would let them go because of His mighty hand and Pharoah will force them out of his country.  He further told Moses he remembered his covenant and will free the Israelites from being slaves to the Egyptians and will bring them to the land he swore to give to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob and he will give them the land as their possession.

Moses reported to the Israelites what God said but they didn’t listen because of their discouragement and cruel bondage.  The Lord told Moses to tell Pharoah, king of Egypt, to let the Israelites go out of his country but Moses said, “If the Israelites will not listen to me, why would Pharaoh?”

Exodus 6:13 thru 6:27 is the family record of Moses and Aaron.

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If you were an Israelite, forced into hard and cruel labor, beaten and…

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