INVICTUS! Or, Self-Reliance is Overrated – A Devotional | Morning Manna

MONDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2000 SELF-RELIANCE ISĀ OVERRATED I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. […]

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The greatest love poem ever written, or How to say “I love you” so they won’t forget

Elizabeth Barrett Browning wrote one of the most beautiful, transcendent, enduring love poems in all of human history: How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight For the ends of being and ideal grace. […]

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When I Say Thanks | A Poem of Thanksgiving

When I say thanks… I forget my troubles Or at least put them in perspective When I say thanks… I remember my blessings So many I wouldn’t notice otherwise When I say thanks… I find complaint impossible And comfort inevitable When I say thanks… I find a better me And remember a higher purpose When […]

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