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Friday, October 10, 2008

The Optimist's Creed

I found this wonderful Optimist's Creed at Old Grain sacks and Lavender's Blog --

http://oldgrainsacksandlavender.blogspot.com/




Hope you can read it well. If not, double click on the picture for a bigger view. I needed this this morning!

23 comments:

Lea of Farmhouse Blessings said...

Beautiful, Cora! It reminds me of the scripture that says:

Whatever things are good & lovely & pure & right, think on these things.

How this approach to life would transform us!

Blessings,
Lea

Julie said...

Amen!! I needed that today, too. Thanks for sharing. Julie

Patty H. said...

Wow, I like that also.
Hoep your doing well today.

Aliene said...

Be encouraged, Cora. You always uplift me just with a short blog.
Still praying for you.

Renna said...

That is great, Cora. It's been many years since I've read that. I need a copy of it hanging on my wall as a constant reminder!

Linda said...

Wonderful. I think we all can get something from that!

Thinking about you Cora, hugs, Linda

Erin~Old Grain Sacks and Lavender said...

Hi Cora!

I wanted to come by and say hello and to thank you for stopping by my blog for a visit. I have read through yours too and want you to know that you are on my daily prayer list.

Thank you so much for posting The Optimist's Creed! It is such a positive thing to read and I think the more people read it and follow it, the better off our world would be!

God Bless you and you are in my prayers!

Hugs,
Erin

Nicole said...

Love it! Thanks for sharing!

Love,
Nicole

Cookie said...

I'm glad that the teatment seems to be working! Check out what I just posted...maybe a boost for you too!

Joyfulsister said...

Hi Sis..
I loved reading this today and I will write and put it by my computer. How are you doing? I have been resting and I just posted today. my daughter came home to visit for a week and I miss her already she left yesterday. I wanted to give you a big hello ((Hugz)) and see how you were doing.

Luv ya Lorie

Claudia said...

That is really beautiful. I need it, too. desperately.

Shabby Olde Potting Shed said...

Hey Cora,
That's neat; I've never seen it before!
Nothin like lookin on the bright side of life! whooHooO
Thanks for sharing it!
Love Lea

Nancy @ Homemade Blessings said...

I love this and have copied it down, so that I can keep it before me as a reminder. I tend to be a pessimist and really believe that this Optimist Creed would be more the way the Lord would have us live our lives.

Thanks so much!

Blessings,
Nancy

Toni said...

Cora,
Just playing catch up on your blog tonight:)Just wanted to let you know that I`m still praying for you and I think of you often.I`ll be praying for increased energy and less nausia for you. Glad to hear the hole is healing:)Take care my friend:)
Love and blessings,
Toni

Raquel said...

that is beautiful! Much love, Raquel XO

Tea Time and Roses said...

Hello Cora!

I found your beautiful blog while visiting Jan and Tom's place, and what a lovely blog you have here! What a beautiful Creed, thanks so much for sharing it. I will be back for another visit soon, and if possible drop by and say hello I would love to hear from you. God bless you.

Smiles...

Beverly

Joyfulsister said...

HI Cora.. I was thinking of you my sistah!! Hope all is well and you are doing okay. I will email you because I'm doing a project and I wanted to ask you a question.

Luv ya Lorie

Ruthie said...

Very nice...good advice to us all.
Hope things are going well for you.
Hugs.

Blondie ~ Vintage Primitives said...

Thanks Cora - I really needed to be reminded of these things today; thinking of you with many prayers, hopes and love
Blondie

Mandie said...

That's beautiful Cora. I will put you in my prayers!

Stacy Lambert said...

how have you been? I have been thinking about you. Let me know how you're feeling. I've been feeling pretty good the last couple of days. Thanks for your kindness and advice. Prayers and hugs. Stacy

Beehind Thyme said...

I found you through the rustic cottage & had to come on over to send you a word of encouragement.

As I was reading it seems you are a brave soul... strong & faithful to the Lord.

You have my thoughts today & prayers are going up for you. Remember the battle belongs to the Lord... He will comfort you.

You are an inspiration... Sending you some AuTuMn BLeSSiNgs, Pamela

Renna said...

Cora, I have no words, just to say, I'm so very sorry. I'm carrying you in my heart, and continuing to lift you in prayer before our Father.