List Of Monthly Reflections

Showing Appreciation is Sowing Love

Jun 2023

A couple had a chance to watch performance by young Suzuki violin students. After the concert, an instructor spoke briefly on how children as young as two, three and four years old are taught to play violin.

Don't Worry Too Much

May 2023

5-year old Johnny was in the kitchen as his mother made supper. She asked him to go into the pantry and get her a can of tomato soup, but he didn't want to go in alone.

Disagree Without Being Disagreeable

Apr 2023

A married couple was celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. At the party everybody wanted to know how they managed to stay married so long in this day and age.

A Matter of Perspective

Mar 2023

Sometimes our initial view holds us back from new discoveries, and a mere change in perspective rewards us with possibilities.

Opening Our Eyes and Hearts

Feb 2023

One foggy night in London, many years ago, a ragged, unkempt man shuffled into a little music shop. Clutched under the man's arm was a violin.

Spoons Too Long

Jan 2023

Saint Peter gives the man a pass to heaven, but he has a request. He would like to see the hell...

The Perfect Gift

Dec 2022

There is an old Christmas tale about a father and daughter and wrapping paper...


Nov 2022

There is an old fable of an eagle who was envious of another that could fly better than he could.

My Neighbors' Fields

Oct 2022

A certain farmer had very peculiar way of celebrating his win for 'Biggest Corn'...

Monk and Scorpion

Sep 2022

Disciples were following a monk. When they crossed the bridge, they saw a drowning scorpion.
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