The Chaplain's Chat

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Courageous Healthcare Heroes

“One of the most important things you can do on this earth is to let people know they are not alone.” ― Shannon L. Alder. My heart goes out to the patients in Hospitals, Hospice, Skilled Nursing Facilities or Assisted Living Facilities who...

7 Rules Of Life

1. LET IT GO: Never ruin a good day, by thinking about a bad yesterday.

2. IGNORE THEM: Don’t listen to other people. Live a life that is empowering to you...

Rule #1 LET IT GO - From 7 Rules Of Life

LET IT GO - Never ruin a good day, by thinking about a bad yesterday. Has this ever happened to you? You wake up feeling energized, refreshed and happy; maybe even excited about the day ahead...

Rule #2 IGNORE THEM - From 7 Rules Of Life

IGNORE THEM - Don’t listen to other people. Live a life that is empowering to you. There are a lot of voices in this world that will frustrate, confuse, irritate and drive negativity deep into your soul...

Rule #3 GIVE IT TIME - From 7 Rules Of Life

GIVE IT TIME - Time heals everything. If you’re in pain today, give it time, if you’re frustrated with something or someone, give it time, if you are hoping to grow and learn, give it time...

Rule #4 DON’T COMPARE - From 7 Rules Of Life

DON’T COMPARE - The only person you need to compete with is the person you were yesterday. There are numerous resources for learning about how to better yourself and we should always be striving for improvement...

Rule #5 STAY CALM - From 7 Rules Of Life

STAY CALM - It’s OK not to have everything figured out. Know that in time, you’ll get there. Some people are meticulous planners. They do everything within their power to prevent every problem and avoid every pitfall...

Rule #6 IT’S ON YOU - From 7 Rules Of Life

IT’S ON YOU - Only you are in charge of your happiness. “The pen that writes your life story must be held in your own hand.” -Irene C. Kassorla
How would you define happiness?...

Rule #7 SMILE - From 7 Rules Of Life

Smile - Life is short. Enjoy it while you have it. What if you knew that every time you smile, you added a day to your life? I think a smile would be your constant expression...