Sunday, December 02, 2012

First Sunday Of Advent

As the first Sunday in Advent is upon us, this is a good reminder of what the season is meant to show us. This season of giving is about gifts from the heart.

Some Special Gifts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Source Unknown
Here are a few suggestions for special gifts:
  • a firm handshake to a shaky soul,
  • a kind word to a lonely person,
  • a warm smile to the disheartened,
  • a sincere concern for someone troubled,
  • a feeling of compassion for the neglected,
  • a comforting thought for the bereaved,
  • a respect for the dignity of others,
  • a defense of the rights of individuals,
  • a word of witness to help a seeking soul,
  • a Merry Christmas to all.

1 comment:

Val said...

This is beautiful.

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