Posts Tagged "harmony"

The Teachable Spirit Taste of Happiness

»Posted by on Apr 22, 2014 in teachable spirit | 0 comments

The Teachable Spirit Taste of Happiness

Teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) has taught me the meaning of a teachable spirit and given me the privilege of engaging with many cultures. People from other countries express themselves in a fresh and meaningful way as they endeavor to embrace the English language. One of my students expressed her understanding of happiness in an essay that I discovered in my files recently; she used the word HAPPINESS as an acronym, which I find original and intriguing: Harmony Attraction Partner Peace Imagination Nothing Emotion Selfish Satisfaction This is Elly’s essay, who was in my ESL class at Kaplan University. The Taste of Happiness (What’s the meaning of happiness for me?) There are so many tastes in the world. But is there a deep and varied...

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Understanding the Experiences of Life: Mountain

»Posted by on Oct 16, 2013 in understanding the experiences of life | 0 comments

Understanding the Experiences of Life: Mountain

Are you facing an obstacle in your life that is as HUGE as a mountain? Do you have NO IDEA how you are going to resolve this issue? Does it seem INSURMOUNTABLE to you? Yeshua (Jesus) said, “Have faith in God. Truly, I say to you, whoever says to this mountain, ‘Be taken up and thrown into the sea,’ and does not doubt in his heart, but believes that what he says will come to pass, it will be done for him. Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours. –Mark 11:22-24 (ESV) What happens if you pray and the mountain is actually removed? One of the most amazing and delightful attributes of the particular area in which I live is the gorgeous mountain that is in the vicinity. At 14,409...

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