Don’t put off your work until tomorrow.

Every day has its work to be done As surely as the rising sun.

The measurement of what you do Is also a way to measure you.

If you do what’s on your plate And always keep it up to date,

Your treasure here on earth will grow And you’ll be admired as you

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Do you remember fun?

Do you remember having fun

When you were just a little one?

Remember going out to play

For almost all of every day?

Back then a chore was such a pain—

Such a waste of time and brain—

And having fun was easily done

Outside where you could yell and run.

Do you find

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In a Hurry?

How many eggs are in your basket; How many balls do you juggle? How often do you take the time To pick-up your child and snuggle?

Are you so busy you don’t have the time To notice a forlorn little face? Are you always in so big a hurry You feel like you’re running

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Forgotten Birthday Poem


I  MUST be getting old—

I can’t remember anything

Unless I’m often told.

So I forgot your birthday;

That was bad of me for sure;

I’ve got an awful problem

No one can ever cure.

It’s called old age as you well know;

And I have a real bad case;


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An Easier Life

Life isn’t easy; the more we live, the more we realize this is true. But there’s something that too few people ever realize about the “hard” life they are living. If they could just get this one thing figured out, it would change their whole lives.   The thing that most people don’t realize

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Slow Me Down, Lord

Slow me down,Lord! Ease the pounding of my heart By the quieting of my mind. Steady my harried pace With a vision of the eternal reach of time. Give me, admidst the confusions of my day, The calmness of the everlasting hills.

Break the tensions of my nerves With the soothing music of the

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Holiday Distractions

Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I will say, rejoice! Let your gentleness be known to all men. The Lord is at hand. Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will

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Did Jesus Use a Modem at the Sermon on the Mount

By: Ellis Bush

Did Jesus use a modem

At the Sermon on the Mount?

Did He ever try a broadcast fax

To send His message out?

Did the disciples carry beepers

As they went about their route?

Did Jesus use a modem

At the Sermon on the Mount?

Did Paul use a Laptop


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Hi, I just wanted to let you know that I have recently been diagnosed with AAADD. Age-Activated Attention Deficit Disorder. And this is how it goes…

I decide to wash the car, start down the hall and notice the newspaper on the table. OK, I’m going to wash the car…


I’m going

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If You Were

If you were busy being kind, Before you knew it you would find You’d soon forget to think `twas true That someone was unkind to you.

If you were busy being glad And cheering people who seem sad, Although your heart might ache a bit, You’d soon forget to notice it.

If you were

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