Monthly Archives: November 2019

Learning To Trust

In transition from general gratitude and more toward Christmas now and holiday feelings… the last poem of gratitude #30: Learning To Trust by Michael Romani One cold, silent night An angel appeared Filling the room with light A messenger from … Continue reading

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First Principles: The First Maxim of Those Who Love Liberty Is To Never Grant Rulers An Atom of Power That Is Not Indispensably Necessary

“The first maxim of a man who loves liberty, should be never to grant to rulers an atom of power that is not most clearly and indispensably necessary for the safety and well being of society.” – Richard Henry Lee   … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: I Have Chosen To Be Happy Because It’s Good For My Health

“I have chosen to be happy because it’s good for my health.” — Voltaire      

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The Outspokenness of Brokenness

A poem of gratitude #29: The Outspokenness of Brokenness by Michael Romani Lord, if you’ll forgive my outspokenness How do you love us in our brokenness? I get that you died for us on a crucifix Wounded by my own … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: No One Can Whistle A Symphony. It Takes A Whole Orchestra To Play It

“No one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra to play it.“ – Halford Luccock      

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First Principles: Among the Natural Rights of All Is First the Right To Life

“Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: First a right to life, secondly to liberty, and thirdly to property; together with the right to defend them in the best manner they can.” – Samuel Adams    

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Missing You On Thanksgiving Day

In memory of my sister, Michele.  One of the most cherished parts of my life. I didn’t miss your birthday this year I just silently did my best to hide my tears Stumbled on your photos this day This thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Let Us Recommit Ourselves To That Devotion To God and Family

“As we celebrate Thanksgiving … we should ask what we can do as individuals to demonstrate our gratitude to God for all He has done. Such reflection can only add to the significance of this precious day of remembrance. Let … Continue reading

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First Principles: This Day Is Devoted By Americans To the Service of God As the Beneficent Author of All Good

“I do recommend and assign [this Thanksgiving Day] to be devoted by the People of these States to the service of that great and glorious Being, who is the beneficent Author of all the good that was, that is, or … Continue reading

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Happiest of Thanksgivings 2019!!

Aloha Promises Forever wishes each of you and yours the very Happiest of Thanksgivings this 2019!  May this one be your best so far and each coming Thanksgiving be even better!! “Enter His gates with thanksgiving, and His courts with … Continue reading

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