Category Archives: blessings

Be A Blessing to Be Blessed: Part Seven – Making A Difference

  For the past five years (approximately five), I have kept a basket on my desk at work that looks a lot like this one. At any given time, there are probably 12-15 different types of chocolates in there. For … Continue reading

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Be a Blessing to Be Blessed, Part VI, by Will Saunders

Doing the right thing for the wrong reason … People sometimes frown upon doing a good deed for the wrong reason. Generally I agree, particularly if you relish some sort of personal gain for your kindness. But, I believe that … Continue reading

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Be a Blessing to Be Blessed: Part V

  “You reap what you sow.” Galatians 6:7 I never dismiss the small things, because I believe those little things really aren’t so little – but are a part of something bigger. Today I stopped in Pret-A-Manger, also just known … Continue reading

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Musings on August 30th

  You ever wake up feeling the bad case of the blahhs? That’s how I awoke up this morning. Nothing particularly wrong. While standing on the train, two stops away from my destination, a young gentleman passenger – maybe 30 … Continue reading

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Count Your Blessings

Sometimes, it’s a blessing when you don’t get what you want. That’s not always easy to see immediately. It may take a while. Case in point, I have been seeking a new position at work. It’s not as though I … Continue reading

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Season of Gratitude!

Each day provides an opportunity for me to see the blessings I have. I can’t tell you the number of people I’ve encountered lately, either at work or among my friends or peer groups, who require the use of a … Continue reading

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Be a Blessing to Be Blessed: Part IV

As you begin to achieve your goals and fulfill your dreams, it can catapult you to the top of your universe and completely transform you into someone you never knew were possible.  But, what if you helped someone else do … Continue reading

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Be A Blessing To Be Blessed: Part One

A buddy of mine Jamaal Bivens is the first person I ever heard use the phrase, “Be A Blessing to be Blessed” probably as far back as 2004 or 2005.  But I don’t know if he was the originator. I’ve … Continue reading

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