I Am Spiritually Interested

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    Forgiveness

    Forgiveness refers to blotting out bad behaviours and guilt.  After you've forgiven someone, you can possibly again be friends with person.  Any request for forgiveness should be accompanied by a willingness to make up for the wrong.  It is important that we learn...
    LanBobway LanBobway
    51-55
    1 Response Apr 9, 2009

    Repentance - Amend

    Repentance is sorrow for one's bad behaviours, and turning away from that bad behaviour to serve Higher Power and do right.  Repentance involves: (1) Admitting before Higher Power that you did something wrong, (2) Feeling sorrow for that wrongdoing and for any harm it...
    LanBobway LanBobway
    51-55
    Apr 9, 2009

    Concern

    Concern:   Concern is a feeling of anxiety about, or interest in someone else.  Showing concern indicates you care enough about someone to have that person on your mind and to act on his or her behalf. The next time you're tempted to think, I've done all I can...
    LanBobway LanBobway
    51-55
    Mar 30, 2009

    Repentance - Amend

    Repentance is sorrow for one's bad behaviours, and turning away from that bad behaviour to serve Higher Power and do right.  Repentance involves: (1) Admitting before Higher Power that you did something wrong, (2) Feeling sorrow for that wrongdoing and for any harm it...
    LanBobway LanBobway
    51-55
    1 Response Apr 9, 2009

    Praise

    Praise includes words or actions to give honor to someone.  Those words and actions show the deep feelings and thoughts of the person offering the praise.  We occasionally "praise" someone for physical skills or good looks, but Higher Power is the only one...
    LanBobway LanBobway
    51-55
    Apr 9, 2009

    Compassion

    Compassion is a combination of love, care, and the desire to help.  Sometimes the word pity is used as a synonym of compassion.  But true compassion goes beyond pity and includes a willingness to get involved in the problems of suffering people. In what ways can you...
    LanBobway LanBobway
    51-55
    Apr 9, 2009

    Thankfulness - Gratitude

    Thankfulness - Gratitude:   Thankfulness is the recognition of Higher Power as one ho creates all that is good and the expression of appreciation for all he has done.  Thankfulness should be a natural response for us.  Unfortunately, we too often take Higher...
    LanBobway LanBobway
    51-55
    Mar 30, 2009

    Faith

    Faith is the act of believing the things that Higher Power has revealed about himself and acting on those beliefs.  Faith is the confident assurance that something we want is going to happen.  It is that certainty that what we hope for is waiting for us, even though we...
    LanBobway LanBobway
    51-55
    Apr 9, 2009

    Conviction

    Conviction:   Conviction is a strong belief in or desire to uphold a moral standard.  Your personal convictions are the things you hold to be right or wrong.  Consequently, they mold your thoughts and actions. Conviction may also refer to a deep sense of regret...
    LanBobway LanBobway
    51-55
    1 Response Mar 30, 2009

    Commitment

    Commitment:   Commitment is a willingness to serve someone or a cause.  It involves your mental and physical loyalties to that person or purpose.  A commitment to Higher Power means that you are willing to trust him with your life and that you will consciously...
    LanBobway LanBobway
    51-55
    Mar 30, 2009
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