Tag Archive | strength

Three More Days of Thankfulness

February 12, 2016 I mentioned in an earlier post that some of the things I am thankful for might sound silly to some of you, but I have been through different periods in my life where I did without a lot of the basics that most people take for granted, and I learned to be […]

America the Beautiful

January 5, 2016 We have never been a perfect nation, but we have more freedoms than most countries. We are a large melting pot of many cultures, belief systems and religions but we were founded on the belief in God and Christ. We have our civil disturbances, our racial wars, our religious disagreements and every […]

Looking Into the Past

January 27, 2016 We all think about the past, about the good things that happened, the bad things that happened, the mistakes we made, and the people we have lost. I’m sure most of us have thought that if we could go back in time, we would do things differently, there is always something we […]

Happy New Years

As the first day of 2016 comes to a close, it is time for me to do what I have committed to do. Although there were not many likes or comments about the 365 days a year plan, I’m confident that along the way others will join. Each day (maybe a day late once in […]

The Power Within Our Will

Author: Richard Carter (Originally published on Positive Mornings 12/4/2012) A hearing was about to take place, a hearing to decide a man’s fitness, his ability to keep his job. The mining board had heard many other cases, those of individuals with personal problems, and those of physical injury like my grandfathers. He had been between […]

Looking Back

Author: Lorie Carter There is a New Year looming in front of us. In just a few days we will celebrate the beginning of 2013. It is the normal habit among many of us, the human race, to make New Year’s Resolutions that, for the most part, are impossible to keep. Why is that? Because […]

Forget the Mayan Calendar

Author: Lori Carter I had a lengthy conversation with a relative of mine on Facebook last night. She wanted to know what I thought about these predictions of the world ending according to the Mayan calendar. I told her what I have been taught, what the bible says; “But concerning that day and hour no […]

The Power within Our Will

Author: Richard Carter A hearing was about to take place, a hearing to decide a man’s fitness, his ability to keep his job. The mining board had heard many other cases, those of individuals with personal problems, and those of physical injury like my grandfathers. He had been between two coal cars that were connecting […]