Daily Archives: December 16, 2011

Day 308 – Grateful for Friends and Family During the Holidays

Can you believe that there are 9 days left until Christmas!  As fast as the holiday season has come upon us, before we know it, the season will pass.  I especially enjoy the holiday season because it mandates that I take … Continue reading

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Day 307 – The History of Christmas

Jingle bells, Jingle bells, Jingle all the way, Santa Claus is coming along riding in the sleigh. Christmas is both a sacred religious holiday and a worldwide cultural and commercial phenomenon. For two millennia, people around the world have been … Continue reading

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Day 306 – The Privilege of Paying Our Taxes

America came into being when the colonists refused to pay unfair taxes to their British lords. Through their rallying cry of “no taxation without representation,” they eventually threw out their colonial masters. Therefore, until this day the average American citizen … Continue reading

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Day 305 – Gratitude Can Solve a Serious Problem Very Quickly

Gratitude is a very special quality in humans, a quality that can be said to border on the spiritual. Some have even suggested that gratitude is a new form of goodness it the world. A person who shows gratitude is … Continue reading

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