Thought Or Two About Christmas
you have food in the cupboard, clothes to wear, a roof over your head
and a place to sleep, you are already richer than 75% of the people
in this world.
If you have money in the bank or in
your wallet and you put your spare change in the slot in the dash
board of your car to pay for parking meters, you are among the top
8% of the wealthy people in the world.
If you woke up this morning with more
health than sickness, you are more blessed than the million other
earthlings who won't survive this week.
If you have never experienced the
total terror of of battle, the loneliness of imprisonment, the agony
of being tortured or the pangs of starvation, you are at the moment
ahead of about 500 million people on this planet.
If you have the freedom of going to
church this Christmas without the fear of harassment, torture or death,
you are more blessed than three billion people in the world.
If both your parents are still alive
and still married you are quite rare.
If you hold your head up with a smile
on your face and are truly thankful you are blessed - because the
majority of people can but most don't.
If you can hold someone's hand, hug
them, comfort them or even just touch them on the shoulder, you are
blessed because you can offer a healing touch.
If you are reading this web site you
are more blessed than over two billion people in the world that can't
read at all.
a good day. Stop for a moment and count your blessings and the REAL
good luck you enjoy, and think about how blessed we really all are,
regardless of yesterday's bad beat in a "desperately close"