Feel the Warmth on Your Face

Forgive yourself ! If you cross someone’s boundaries or spill their coffee, make your amends and move on ! Continued beration denies both the opportunity for a laugh and a smile.

Pray and speak to Him.  He speaks to you in the breeze and the warmth on your face. He brings answers and love through the people in your day.

Read scripture. It works, it really does.

Meditate. Put it off no longer. Find out what you’ve been missing.

Warriors of Light know that even bad news holds treasures.

“Pain is real. Misery is optional.”

He is With You

Feelings change and circumstances change. He never changes. He is love and truth and mercy. He is always there and He really cares for His children.

It may seem tragic and really difficult today but “All things work together for those who love God.”

Pray for acceptance of the situation today and hope for tomorrow.

Read scripture. Gain more understanding.

Meditate. Relax. Enjoy the privilege of being.

Warriors of Light recognize the signals. Sometimes movement of birds or the smell of bear. Sometimes the wind. They stand ready with the shield of faith, their loins girded with Truth.

Put Things in Perspective

Perspective !  It belongs to us. We know its advantage. It seems there is a committee in our head trying to steal it.  They can be and must be disarmed.

Pray to “Our Father” he can see it all. To Him it things are pliable.

Read scripture and assure yourself of your worth and purpose.

Meditate. Breathing deeply can leave you relaxed and secure.

Warriors of Light find peace in good armament. They know the value of refreshing it daily.

“Things are new every morning.”

Real Treasure

Real treasures are in the heart. They shine in our smiles and are polished by adversity. They cannot be stolen or corrupted by dust and moths.

Pray. It becomes easier and more fruitful with practice.

Read scripture. Discover His love and friendship.

Meditate. Who has time ? Take a minute ! It improves the rest of your time like grease to a wheel.

Warriors of Light enjoy the practice of Faith. “Faith comes by hearing and hearing from the Word.” Enjoy real security !

Willingness to See the Light

“It takes one half the lethal dose to educate a human.” We are hard headed.

Insanely… “We keep doing the same thing expecting different results.”

Willingness to change is a gift.

Pray. Prayer changes things, not always by Tuesday.

Read scripture, an instruction manual or map for life and relationships.

Meditate. Hard to believe but it makes life easier.

Warriors of Light pray for their eyelash of willingness to grow. This welcomes “the Sunlight of the Spirit.” This lights the way.

Must Be Present to Win

“Each day deserves its own praises and loving angle of approach.” It is a gift ! It is called “the present”. 

We may choose to be optimistic and kind.

Pray. Leave your worries with Him.

Read scripture. Learn how to care for the treasures of life.

Meditate.  Close your eyes and inhale deeply. Repeat without guilt.

Warriors of Light know the activities above keep the weeds from their spiritual garden. Daily maintenance is required. Warriors of Light know “they must be present to win !”

Taking An Honest Look at Ourselves

So quickly we forget how we erred. Our attention is on others. We can see them so clearly. It is hard to look at ourselves. Why, first we must turn around, then open our eyes. We must actually do it without laziness or procrastination. And Lord have mercy, we have to be honest ! Oh my, then we must be willing to change. It is a lot easier to look away, at the others.

Pray for the willingness to be childlike in our desire to grow up.

Read scripture. Its books are about “our Father”. Learn more about our family.

Meditate. This means a halt to other activity, deep breathing and closed eyes.

Warriors of Light may find that a small step, something they are used to, is a Childlikehuge step for their brother. They must be ready to help.

Action Begets Motivation

“Action begets motivation !”

“Getting started is the only battle .”

Decisions don’t change lives. It is the repeated action that changes our thinking and then our feelings follow.

Pray for guidance. “If you don’t have a ‘higher power’ keep praying. You will be contacted !”

Read scripture. This builds faith.

Meditate. Really close your eyes for a few while inhaling deeply.

Warriors of Light find life to be an adventure filled with miracles. Even the darkest days hold treasures !

Make Decisions Based on Principles

“A prudent man learns from his own experience. A wise man learns from the experience of others.” Listen, watch, and make decisions based on principles not feelings.

Pray and just talk to Him. Practice and enjoy knowing that He does hear.

Read scripture. See examples of good and poor decisions.

Meditate. Relax. Closed eyes and deep breathing will take you there.

Warriors of Light know that no matter how far off track they have gone,

moving in the right direction will bring them home.

Pray to See the Positive Side

“Problems are opportunities !” We are given the chance to behave well while enduring. This makes us part of the solution. Made easier by the employment of gratitude and Praise, be the encouraging narrator instead of the victim.

We have the choice !

Pray to see the positive side.

Read scripture and collect phrases to use as staffs and spears.

Meditate. Breathe deeply and slowly more than once.

Warriors of Light know the battle to be already won. The skirmishes we encounter, the enemies we face, the losses we suffer are our creations. Seeing our part softens the blows. Forgiveness is salve to the wounds.