10 WORDS DESCRIBING WHO YOU ARE

WHO ARE YOU?YOU ARE THESE 10 WORDS.DON’T FORGET THEM.You areEmpowered and able to stand strong and face the world.Resilient and able to withstand difficult times.Creative and able to find solutions to problems.Decisive and able to make good decisions.Compassionate and able to form good relationships.Intelligent and able to think for yourself.Caring and able to minister to others.Insightful and able to keep things in perspective.Firm and able to maintain good boundaries.Introspective and able to grow as a person.Remember….be WHO YOU ARE. Continue reading 10 WORDS DESCRIBING WHO YOU ARE

A HUG IS WORTH MORE THAN A THOUSAND WORDS

Someone once said that a hugwas invented to let people knowyou love them without saying a word.I believe that’s true becauseone good hug says so much.No words are necessary.A good silent hug says it all.When people talk about theimportance of good communicationthey often forget to mention hugging.Hugging is perhaps the most beautifuland the most powerfulform of communication there is becauseit lets the other person know they matter.It expresses love and caring.Sometimes when you really need a hugand someone comes and hugs you tight,you just don’t want to let gobecause it feels so good and means so much.Never underestimate the power … Continue reading A HUG IS WORTH MORE THAN A THOUSAND WORDS

THINGS TO DO AND NOT DO WHEN SOMEONE’S HURTING

When you’re hurtingthere’s something healing to know that others are hurting for you and with you.It’s comforting when someone says,”I understand.”And they take the timeto be there for you in a supportive way.and you know they’re sincere.BUTwhen someone’s hurtingPLEASE……PLEASE don’t say”Let me know if there’s anything I can do.”That is so hollow.Especially when there’s ALWAYS something you can do.Always!JUST DO IT!It doesn’t matter how big or small it is,JUST DO IT!It will help the healing.Like,Send a thoughtful note.Spend time with them.Take them out for lunch.Give them a casserole or soup.Bake them some cookies.Give them a book or puzzle.Give them a gift card … Continue reading THINGS TO DO AND NOT DO WHEN SOMEONE’S HURTING