Lessons Learned in Life… Gratitude

Words of Encouragement…

In the spirit of the season (and maybe due to the first good night’s sleep I’ve had in three days) it seems fitting to take a minute and talk about how blessed I am. Hence G-R-A-T-I-T-U-D-E! Not just for the overflowing abundance that I see, touch & feel whenever I choose to see, such as the past lessons of my life and what they have taught me. And I’m not necessarily referring to money or material things, although I consider myself very fortunate and blessed in this arena as well. I’m learning that material & money are Continue reading…

Lessons Learned in LIfe… Acceptance

Today’s words of encouragement comes with the “kicked in the kahunas” kind of feeling!

I spent most of this past weekend feeling the exact opposite of Acceptance. This seems to be an ongoing lesson in my life, with new events regularly evolving in order to allow me to continue learning.

To start with a little background, from the time my son was old enough to walk, until he was too old to enjoy it, we would take one week every year for a “Man Trip” which ranged from camping, to traveling to different places. Renting an airplane and flying to an airport 15 minutes away Continue reading…

Hello world! What I learned today…

Welcome to lifes-lessons.com. I’m really excited you came to the site and I’m so excited to start sharing the way’s that every day something happens throughout the day to show me something new about living life, about God’s love & how it always shines upon me and where my real direction comes from.

I am not intending this to be a ‘make me feel good about everything’ type of writing. I’m seeing it more of a rough, tough, let’s get dirty with that sweet aha ending, when… Finally… The lesson appears!

I’m hoping that comments overflow the site from you being as excited to share your experiences/lessons as I am to learn them.

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